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The Autumn 2020 Healthcare Leadership Application is Closed

The Autumn 2021 application will open on October 1, 2020

Prospective Healthcare Leadership students should review the program's admission requirements prior to applying.

Currently enrolled UW Tacoma students may direct questions to the Healthcare Leadership Program (253.692.4470 or

Prospective UW Tacoma students should direct questions to an admissions advisor prior to applying.

If you have any questions about the application process or encounter technical difficulties, please contact Jaime Mason by email.

All newly admitted Healthcare Leadership students must complete a CastleBranch online criminal background with acceptable results. (Please be aware there is a fee for this service.) 

Continuing Healthcare Leadership students must maintain a CastleBranch background check with acceptable results completed within the past 24 months throughout their enrollment in the major. Continuing students will be asked to renew their background checks biennially until they graduate. Additional documentation (including a repeated criminal background check) may be required prior to enrolling in THLEAD 480/Healthcare Leadership Fieldwork.