Graduate Frequently Asked Questions

We can answer your frequently asked questions about our Graduate Programs and get you started on your path to further your education.  Please refer to our FAQ section below and browse the links provided.

Are Tutoring services available?

Bushnell University provides enrolled students free tutoring services in various subject areas in several different formats.

We provide dependable in-house tutors for face-to-face tutoring in math and writing and electronic paper submission as well. We also offer access to an online tutoring program that provides assistance in a multitude of subjects ranging from business and accounting, English and writing, statistics and mathematics, to chemistry and physics.

Will I have Access to career services?

Yes, you’ll have access to Bushnell University’s career services department, which offers assistance in career counseling, employment information, preparation of resumes and cover letters, and interviewing skills.

can i apply to take a single graduate course?

Yes, you can. You will still need to work with an admissions counselor and submit a short-form application to attend. Remember that you cannot qualify for financial aid as a non-degree seeking student.

what are the gpa requirements?

A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is required for admission to all Bushnell graduate programs.

what if i do not meet the admission requirements?

The selection committee evaluates applicants’ overall capabilities for success in the program. A lower than required GPA or test score will not automatically disqualify a candidate for admission consideration, but higher GPAs and test scores make you more competitive in the overall selection process.

is financial aid available?

Yes, financial aid is available for all of the graduate programs at Bushnell University. You must complete the FAFSA at to be considered for federal aid. We strongly encourage students to file the FAFSA at least one month prior to the start date of the program and will need to be completed once per academic year.

Outside scholarships are also available for graduate students. Please check out: for a list of scholarships.

The financial aid department at Bushnell University is available to assist you through the process. Be sure to contact us with any questions you may have.

how do i start the application process?

You can complete the graduate application online or request an application packet to be mailed directly to you. Please check out the program pages for specific admission requirements to your program of choice. Application materials do not need to be sent in at the same time, we are happy to receive them in any order.