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

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

Graduate Certificates

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

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