Admission requirements

A minimum of 30 academic credits and completion of appropriate pre-professional prerequisites with a cumulative grade point average of 2.5.


A minimum of 30 academic credits with a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 and current registration, certification or licensure as a health or human services provider. These students will receive academic credit for professional coursework completed through accredited associate degree programs on a course-by-course basis.

Special note: Some of the concentrations and accelerated degree programs, require a separate admissions process. Interested students should check with the College of Health and Human Services advising, (269) 376-2656 for application information.

Graduation requirements

Once admitted to Western Michigan University's interdisciplinary health services curriculum, students must maintain a grade point average of 2.5, with no less than a "C" in any professional core or concentration course (some concentrations may have different academic standards). Students may repeat no more than one course in the professional core once, with the exception of HSV 4900 Internship, which may not be repeated, and one course in a concentration. For additional graduation requirements, see the WMU catalog.