Applicants who have completed the equivalent of a baccalaureate degree or higher at an institution outside of the United States are required to provide an official third-party course-by-course evaluation of those academic credentials verifying Grade Point Average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale. The evaluation is an application requirement.
Upon admission official transcripts of all original language academic records for all post-secondary educational endeavors are required. If original documents are issued in a language other than English, certified English translations must also be submitted. A final transcript or diploma showing completion of the undergraduate degree must be submitted prior to starting all SHRS graduate programs.
SHRS requires credential evaluations from one of the companies listed below. SHRS neither endorses nor recommends any company over another.
Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
International Education Research Foundation, Inc
International Consultants of Delaware, Inc.
Joseph Silney & Associates, Inc.
World Education Services (WES), Inc.
If you are applying to the Speech-Language Pathology (MA/MS) or Doctor of Audiology programs via CSDCAS, the Physician Assistant Studies (MS) program via CASPA, the Prosthetics and Orthotics (MS) program via OPCAS, the Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program via OTCAS, or the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program via PTCAS please note these application services require evaluations from specific companies. Visit the application site for more information.
International applicants are not required to submit an evaluation for degrees earned in the United States. Applicants who have attended an English Canadian institution should contact the SHRS Admissions Office.