Admissions

Whether you are finishing a degree, seeking a credential to advance your career, or just starting on your path, PhilaU’s online degree programs are designed to help you meet your goals. Part of our commitment to offering a student-focused experience is developing policies that are efficient, streamlined and easy to navigate. One way we fulfill that commitment is with a rolling admissions policy, so a decision can be made as soon as your file is complete.

Requirements for admission to PhilaU’s undergraduate and graduate online degree programs are listed below:

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  1. Submit a completed online application.
  2. Provide an official copy of a high school transcript with a posted graduation date or proof of successful completion of a GED program. An appropriate substitute for a high school transcript is proof of successful completion of a home schooling program.
  3. High schools and GED accreditation must be recognized by a state, regional or other accrediting agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Home-schooled students are also encouraged to apply for admission. Interested applicants should contact 855-865-5565 to discuss application requirements.
  4. If you have earned credits after high school, you will need to submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. An official copy of a transcript is a transcript that is stamped with the school’s seal.

Innovation MBA Admissions Requirements

  1. Submit a completed application.
  2. Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. An official copy of a transcript is a transcript that is stamped with the school’s seal.
  3. You must have three years post-undergraduate professional work experience and are required to submit your resume during the online application process. Depending on your undergraduate educational background, additional supporting documents may be required.

M.S. in Construction Management Requirements

  1. Submit a completed online application.
  2. You will need to submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. An official copy of
    a transcript is a transcript that is stamped with the school’s seal.
  3. Foundation Requirements as set by Philadelphia University.
  4. You are required to submit your resume during the online application process. Depending on your
    undergraduate educational background, additional supporting documents may be required.
  5. Two letters of recommendation, which can be submitted by you or emailed directly from your
    recommenders.
  6. A personal essay that tells Philadelphia University about yourself, your interests in our program, and
    your goals as a potential student.

How to Apply

You can apply one of two ways:

  • Print and Mail an Application (Graduate Only)
  • Apply Online (Recommended)

Undergraduate

Mail Supporting Documents to:
Philadelphia University
School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Attn: Mary Kelly
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144-5409

You may also email to:
online@philaU.edu

Apply Online

Graduate

Download and Print an Application

Mail Graduate Application and Supporting Documents to:
Office of Graduate Admissions
Philadelphia University
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144-5409 

You may also email to:
GradAdm@PhilaU.edu

Apply Online

Transfer Students

PhilaU Online evaluates potential transfer credits upon receipt of official transcripts. Applicants must provide an official copy of their high school transcript with a posted graduation date or proof of successful completion of a GED program. Once you’ve applied your enrollment counselor will provide you with an Official Transcript Request form.

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