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Eligibility for Admission

The BU Healthcare Emergency Management program offers rolling admissions with the following deadlines:

  • Applications for Fall must be completed no later than July 31
  • Applications for Spring must completed by November 1

Applicants must:

  1. Have a baccalaureate degree in one of the following fields from an accredited university:
    • public health
    • psychology
    • emergency management
    • biology
    • natural science
    • criminal justice
    • fire science
    • sociology
    • registered nurses
    • management science
  2. Demonstrate an interest or background in healthcare emergency management

Our admissions committee carefully reviews each component of your application to the BU Healthcare Emergency Management program. While we do consider GRE scores and GPA, these qualifications are not reviewed in isolation. We are careful to consider your entire application package as a comprehensive representation of your credentials.

Apply Now!

Learn more about the application process or apply online now to the Healthcare Emergency Management program.

Prospective Student Resources:

Come visit us at an Open House!

  • October 24, 2023 at 1:00 pm
  • November 21, 2023 at 10:00 am



Please RSVP to Patty Jones at or at 617-358-9792.  We are also happy to set up a one on one meeting.