Admissions procedures

Organizational Management (BCOMP)
& Health Care Management degree completion programs

Please attend an information meeting to receive details of the program and a clear understanding of the work expected in these degree completion programs before applying for admission. While these programs provide the convenience of attending class only one evening a week, you will need to keep up with assignments.

Once a student is accepted into Bluffton's degree completion programs, we anticipate a high rate of success. Student selection and assessment is critical to retention. BCOMP and HCM offer excellent opportunities to complete a bachelor s degree to those who might not otherwise complete a degree.

It s easy to apply! (Forms below are available in Adobe Acrobat(R) format. If you do not have the Acrobat Reader(R), you can download Adobe Acrobat Reader(R) at no charge.)

  • Schedule an information meeting where the program format, requirements, tuition and fees, and other aspects of the program will be explained.
  • Complete and submit the online application for admission. Prospective students who submit an application online will be have the $25 application fee waived.
    • or print the application PDF and mail it along with your $25 application fee to the Office of Adult and Graduate Studies, Bluffton University, 1 University Drive, Bluffton, OH 45817-2104.
  • Request that each college and/or university you have attended send official transcripts to the office of adult and graduate studies. (Transcript request form)
  • Ask two professional acquaintances to complete and submit a recommendation form.
  • Complete a writing assessment provided by our office.
  • If your employer provides financial assistance, submit a copy of your education assistance plan. 


For additional information, contact:
Office of Adult and Graduate Studies
Phone: 800-488-3257, option 4
FAX: 419-358-3399