Can I schedule a visit to SCGH?
Application Process and Admissions
When is the application deadline?
Applications are processed on a rolling admission basis. Each application is evaluated as it is received. The SCGH maintains priority application deadlines, but will accept applications after these dates. The priority application deadline for fall semester is February 1st. Students who submit their applications by this deadline will receive priority consideration for financial aid. Final deadlines for admission are December 1st (spring) and August 1st (fall).
How do I apply? How much is the application fee?
You may apply online for the PhD program in Health Promotion Sciences. Specific instructions and a checklist can be found at: http://www.cgu.edu/pages/102.asp. Mail all supporting documents in one envelope to:
160 E. Tenth Street
Claremont, CA 91711
There is an $80 application fee. Applicants may submit a check or money order payment to Claremont Graduate University (CGU) with the application packet or pay by credit card at (909) 621-8069. Credit card payments can also be made upon electronic submission of the application. Application fee waivers are granted to CGU alumni and Claremont Consortium undergraduates, as well as for McNair Scholars, and Project 1000.
Can I submit incomplete transcripts since I will graduate after your deadline?
Can my application be reviewed with a fax or photocopy of my standardized test scores?
During the summer semester only, interested individuals may take courses at SCGH without the need to obtain admission to the university. To do so, complete a Visiting Student Registration form, available from the Office of Admissions.
Finances and Housing
Does SCGH offer any scholarships, paid internships, or research assistantships? What other forms of financial assistance are available?
SCGH offers departmental aid as well as research assistantships on a competitive basis to incoming and returning students. Need based financial assistance is coordinated through the CGU office of Student Financing. Need-based awards include loans and federal work study. For full information regarding financing your degree please go to: http://www.cgu.edu/pages/1161.asp
How much does it cost to attend SCGH?
Enrollment and Course Information
How many hours are required to be a full-time student? Are all students required to be full-time?
In order to be considered full-time, a student must be registered for at least 8-hours. Domestic students are allowed to attend part time. International students are required to attend full time due to visa stipulations.
If admitted, may I take courses in other schools at CGU?
Yes, you may take courses at other schools within the university with permission from the instructor. You should also check with your faculty academic advisor to verify whether or not the course will apply toward your degree requirements.
Where can I find a schedule of classes offered by SCGH?
Course schedules are available on the CGU and SCGH websites.