Walsh College

Admissions Requirements

Undergraduate Admission

To be eligible for admission, undergraduate applicants must:

  • Have a minimum entering cumulative grade point average of 2.000 on a 4.000 scale; all previous college/university-level coursework will be computed in the calculation.
  • Complete with a grade of "C" (2.0) or better at least 60 semester credit hours (or 90 quarter hours) of coursework at the 100 or 1000 level or higher. At least 30 semester credit hours (45 quarter hours) of your 60 credits must be in liberal arts coursework. The liberal art coursework must include one course on English composition or written communication and one course (or equivalent placement test result) in intermediate algebra or a higher math course.
  • All academic coursework considered for use in meeting admissions requirements or for use in establishing directly equivalent transfer credit must be from an institution accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education from the North Central Association, or one of the five other regional accrediting agencies.

Additional requirements for admission to the Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems degree include:

Proficiency in current personal productivity tools (word, processing/spread sheets/presentation graphics and personal databases)

A minimum of 12 semester credit hours and/or the equivalent of acceptable transfer coursework in computer information systems or technology completed within five years prior to application for admission; including:

  • one programming course
  • one course in networking fundamentals

Graduate Admission

To be eligible for admission, applicants must:

  • Have an undergraduate degree from a college or university accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education from the North Central Association, or one of the five other regional accrediting agencies
  • Have a cumulative GPA, including all prior college level coursework, of 2.75 or better on a 4.0 scale. If your GPA is below 2.75, but not lower than 2.0, you may be eligible for provisional admission
  • MST applicants must have completed one course in financial accounting
  • Meet English proficiency requirements