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Next Start Date

October 22, 2018

Admissions Requirements

We offer rolling admissions! Our upcoming term is October 22, 2018.

If you are interested in taking a course as a non-degree student, click here.

To enroll in a Unity College Distance Education undergraduate program, students must fit the following criteria:

Have graduated High School (or equivalent) a minimum of 3 years prior to the first day of class
or
Have completed an Associate’s degree
or
Are active military or a veteran

  • If transferring college credits: Have a 2.0 minimum college transfer credit GPA on a 4.0 scale;
  • If no previous college experience: Have a 2.0 minimum 2.0 high school GPA on a 4.0 scale.

To be considered for admission to the graduate degrees and certificates at Unity College, applicants must submit:

  1. Unofficial transcripts demonstrating the completion of a bachelor’s degree. NOTE: A minimum GPA of 3.0 is preferred. If accepted, you will need to submit official transcripts from where you earned your Bachelor’s degree.
  2. Current resume or C.V.
  3. Personal essay (500 words minimum) addressing the following:
    1. Why are you interested in pursuing a degree at Unity College and how does this program align with your career goals?
    2. How do your previous experiences and background prepare you for this degree?
  4. GRE score reports may be submitted to supplement your candidacy, but are not required.

NOTE: For the MPS track in Sustainable Natural Resource Management, interested applicants are expected to have previously studied Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, Math, or a related field. For the MPS in Environmental GIScience, interested applicants should have previously taken a college-level statistics course. If accepted, GIScience students will also need to sign a compliance form acknowledging that they meet the technology requirements in order to successfully run ArcGIS.

Transfer Credits

A maximum of 9 credits of graduate-level coursework aligned with the content of the MPS may be transferred if a grade of a “B” or better was achieved.

Please contact online@unity.edu for questions about transfer credits.