Please ensure you have all of the below required documents in order before completing your application. Admission is competitive. Meeting the minimum standards does not guarantee admission to the program.
To apply and pay the application fee online, consult the Graduate Studies website here.
*Admission is competitive. Meeting the minimum standards does not guarantee admission to the program.
**If English is not the applicant’s native tongue, an official copy of the applicant’s TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language score or other evidence of competency in English. A minimum TOEFL (iBT) score of 92 (550 on the paper – base TOEFL or 237 on the computer-based test) is required.
For more information on the English Language Proficiency Requirements please click here.
A four year undergraduate degree with at least a B+ from an AUCC Member School (equivalent to a McMaster 8.5 GPA out of 12.0) in the final year in all courses in the (health science related) discipline.
Transcript must reflect all academic work completed at all post-secondary institutions attended, sent directly from the issuing institution(s). If the final degree does not show that a completed degree has been conferred, an official copy of the diploma is also required. Please note that non-English transcripts must be translated and notarized. For online application purposes, applicants may upload an electronic version of their official transcript.
Please send official transcripts to:
David Braley Health Sciences Center
100 Main Street West
5th Floor, Room 5003, L8P 1H6
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Please note: the School of Graduate Studies will require original transcripts directly from the issuing institution for any offers of admission.
References should come from recent mentors (either those in an academic position or health practitioners) familiar with the applicant’s academic work, sent directly from the instructors. Referees chosen by the applicant will be sent reference forms via email through the Graduate Studies Online Application (Mosaic).
Applicants may upload their up-to-date CV to the online application system to include work experience and list of educational experiences.
Written answers to a series of pre-determined questions concerning the applicant’s interest and goals for studying in the Health Sciences Education Graduate Program. These questions are: