Graduate Admissions

2016-2017 Catalog Year

General Statement

Applicants to graduate programs, post-baccalaureate certificate programs, or post-baccalaureate non-degree seeking courses must submit their materials to the Office of Research and Graduate Studies.  Applicants to the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program (D.P.T.) must apply through the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS) as well as to the University.

The Office of Research and Graduate Studies processes applications, prepares the applicant's file for review and then forwards the information to the program admissions committee. Decisions concerning admission are made by the programs. Prospective graduate students are encouraged to contact the graduate program coordinators within the respective colleges for details concerning admission selection criteria. For inquiries concerning the application process, please contact The Office of Research and Graduate Studies.

Florida Gulf Coast University encourages applications from all qualified individuals regardless of age, race, religion, national origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, disability, marital status or veteran's status.

All credentials and documents submitted during the admission and enrollment process become the property of FGCU and will not be returned to the applicant. Furnishing false or fraudulent information in connection with the admission or enrollment process may result in disciplinary action, including, but not limited to, denial of admission, suspension of registration, invalidation of credits or degrees earned, and/or dismissal from the University.