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Admission Requirements

Students applying to the M.A. in Thanatology program are required to:

  •  Submit the online application, which includes a personal statement of goals (500 words or less), the quality of which carries considerable weight in determining admission;
  •  Request that a copy of the official transcript to be sent from the institution where the highest degree was conferred; and
  •  Participate in an interview (by phone or in person) at the program director's request. 

Applicants who have a cumulative GPA below 3.0 must also submit the following:

  • Two letters of recommendation (letters can be emailed to gofurther@hood.edu); and
  • A resume.

Students applying to the Certificate in Thanatology program are required to:

  • Submit the online application (no essay required); and 
  • Request that a copy of the official transcript be submitted from the institution where the highest degree was conferred.