General Requirements for Admission into the Translational Biomedical Research Management M.S. Degree Program
Preference will be given to candidates who have GRE scores above 150 for quantitative/verbal and above 3.5 for analytical writing. These requirements are waived if the candidate already holds a graduate degree OR has a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
Provide one official transcript from each higher education institution you have attended. Updated transcripts for any in-progress coursework will be required before enrollment.
Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation are required. One letter must be from a science professor with whom you took a class and/or did research. The remaining two letters may be from college instructors, advisors, researchers, clinical preceptors, or employers. If you currently hold or have held an entry level professional position in clinical or applied research and development, one letter of recommendation must be from your current or former employer. Please provide name and email address for each reference.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Share with us your academic accomplishments, recognitions, achievements, and any previous experience you may have had in clinical or applied research and/or development. Help us understand your strengths!
Statement of Purpose
Tell us about you, why you are applying, and what makes you a great fit for this program. We are eager to learn how this master’s degree will help you reach your career development goals and change the healthcare landscape for the better.
Background Checks & Related Requirements
Up to 9 credits of appropriate coursework may be transferred. All transferred credits must be at the graduate level and must meet academic standards: must be graded (no pass/fail, no satisfactory/unsatisfactory) and must have a grade of B or better.
Required documents to review an application for credit transfer:
- Credit transfer application form
- Official transcript documentation for the credits to be transferred, including course name and content verified by the issuing institution
- Non-refundable review fee of $100
Specific Requirements Depending on Your Background
Contact us at TBRM@hartwick.edu or 607-431-4404.