Admission Requirements

Ready to apply? Before you do, review all of our admission requirements and contact us with any questions.

We welcome high school graduates and transfer students to apply for our undergraduate programs. If you're already set on your career path and know you want to pursue health sciences or pharmacy we have integrated honors tracks to help move you forward. 

Requirements for Admission

  • A completed application
  • Official high school transcript or GED certificate
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended, if applicable
    • Official transcripts should be sent directly from the school to:
      Touro College School of Health Sciences
      Undergraduate Studies
      c/o Justin Dolce
      1700 Union Boulevard
      Bay Shore, NY 11706
    • Transcripts issued to students are not official unless they are issued in a sealed envelope.
    • All foreign documents must include an official English translation and a course-by-course evaluation by a Touro-approved service. Contact the registrar’s International Student Services Office for a list of approved services or visit
  • SAT and/or ACT Score Reports
    • SAT Code: 5577
      We recommend a combined SAT score of at least 1000 in the Critical Reading and Math categories.
    • ACT Code: 2961
  • TOEFL or IELTS Score Reports, for international students and non-native English speakers
    • TEOFL Code: 2902
      We recommend a minimum score of 550 for paper-based format; 220 for computer-based format; or 80 for internet-based format.
    • IELTS: We recommend a minimum score of 6.
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
    • These should come from an academic or professional source familiar with your work and abilities.
  • Personal Essay
    • Personal Essay - the essay should be 150-200 words in length, describing your goals and aspirations.