Go to the UGA graduate school application website.

Complete their application and upload the following required materials:

Items required by the UGA Graduate School:

  1. Résumé/CV

  2. Official transcripts

  3. Statement of purpose

  4. 3 letters of recommendation

  5. TOEFL or IELTS (minimum score of 80 overall with at least a 20 in the speaking and writing sections)

After completing the UGA Graduate School application, email the materials below to Anne Hurne in the Grady College graduate studies office:

  1. Supplemental application

  2. Personal statement describing your interest in health and medical journalism

  3. Resume/Curriculum vitae

Ph.D. program: application deadline is January 1.
M.A. program: application deadline is March 1.

Contacts and mailing address:
Graduate admission into Grady College is a collaborative process that involves the Grady College and the University of Georgia’s Graduate School. Grady’s designated liaison between the two entities is:

Dr. Glen Nowak
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies


Mail materials to:
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Attention: Graduate Studies
120 Hooper Street
Athens, Georgia 30602-7016