Admissions Requirements for Online Graduate Programs

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An Admission Process Designed for Adult Students

At Champlain College Online our comprehensive admissions process is designed to take into account your whole story. We are interested in your previous academic record, but because we know you have much more to bring to the table as a working adult, we also consider your current and previous work experiences, as well as your personal and professional goals. 

Admission Eligibility

Our admissions team seeks to admit students who:

  • Demonstrate a solid academic foundation. A minimum of 2.5 GPA is our recommendation, though exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis for those who demonstrate a potential for academic success in other ways.
  • Possess an aptitude for success in an online learning environment.
  • Exhibit the ability to make a positive contribution to the Champlain online community.

Find Specific Application Requirements by Program: 


Master's Degrees

Accounting (MS) Executive Leadership (MS)
Business Administration (MBA) Health Care Administration (MS)
Digital Forensic Science (MS) Human Relations & Organization Development
Early Childhood Education (M.Ed) Information Security Operations (MS)
Emergent Media (MS)

Graduate Certificates

Accounting Advanced Management
Business Management Conflict Management
Digital Forensic Science Early Childhood Program Administration
Employment Law Health Care Administration
Human Resource Management Information Security
Leadership Positive Organizational Development
Supply Chain Management

Are you interested in applying to an on-campus master's program? Learn more here.