Admission Process

Notre Dame College Online strives to make your application process as easy as possible. You will have someone from our enrollment team to support you the entire way, from inquiry to enrollment. Here is what you can expect:

The Process

Request Information

Notre Dame College Online provides individual enrollment counselors who support you throughout your entire application process. They will help you find the program that is right for you and ensure you have information you need to successfully apply. Request information here and get started on your academic journey today.

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Depending on your program and level of study, there are several items you’ll need to gather for your application.

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Undergraduate Programs Require:

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions or high school transcripts/GED scores if you have fewer than 12 transfer credits

Individual programs may request other materials or requirements. Check each program page for details such as:

  • Official ACT or SAT I scores
  • Admission essay
  • Personal interview
  • Background check
  • Proof of current professional licensure

Graduate and Certificate Programs Require:

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university

Individual programs may also request other materials or requirements. Check each program page for details such as:

  • Academic papers
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Professional references
  • Proof of current professional licensure
  • Background check
  • Personal interview
  • Previous work experience in your field

Next Steps

Once you have been accepted, make sure you:

  • Work with your Enrollment Counselor to transfer applicable credits
  • Complete financial aid forms
  • Identify how many classes you’ll need to take in your first semester
  • Enroll in your courses of choice
  • Pay all fees required to begin your program
  • Obtain educational materials you need to start class