Admissions for Medical Dosimetry, M.S.

Learn more about the university and program admission requirements for Medical Dosimetry, M.S.

University Requirements

  1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education
  2. Submission of all required admission materials, including:
    1. Completed graduate application for admission
    2. $30 nonrefundable application fee (unless you have previously applied to Grand Valley)
    3. Official copies of transcripts from all institutions of higher education previously attended. Transcripts must be sent from those institutions directly to the GVSU Admissions Office. NOTE: We do not require official transcripts from Grand Valley
    4. Test scores from the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), or IELTS (International English Language Testing System), or MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery) for applicants whose native language is not English. The following minimum scores are expected: TOEFL is 80, IELTS is 6.5, and MELAB is 77.
    5. Although GRE is not required for admission at this time, it is recommended as way of distinguishing yourself from other candidates in this highly competitive admissions process.

Program Requirements

Requirements for consideration of admission into the program are as follows:

  1. GVSU Graduate Application - students must apply to and be admitted to GVSU
  2. One to two page statement of professional goals 
  3. Three recommendations (embedded within the graduate application)
  4. Official copies of ALL transcripts sent directly to the GVSU Admissions Office in Allendale.
  5. Resume - please list ALL health care experiences (volunteer, paid, job shadow) under one section of the resume; all other experiences can be listed below your health care experience
  6. Statement describing how prerequisite courses not yet completed will be done PRIOR to entry in the program
  7. Submit all application materials by December 15, 2017. Applications are no longer being accepted for August 2017 start.  If you are interested in Part Time and have your own clinical site available please contact the Program Director.
  8. Students will be notified of acceptance into the program by March 1st 2017.

Need more information?

Questions about our graduate program? Looking for more information before beginning your application? 

Complete an interest form, or contact our program advisor for more information.

Admissions Considerations

  • Academic grade point average
  • Academic grade point average from prerequisite courses
  • Academic grade point average from last two calendar years in college or university
  • Clinical Placement Interview and Writing Assessment
  • Health Care Experience - minimum of 16 hours volunteer or paid or 2-3 hours job shadow
  • Recommendations
  • Additional leadership considerations


Page last modified August 16, 2017