Application Requirements

Applicant Qualifications

To apply to a Morehouse Online bachelor’s degree program, you must provide proof of high school graduation and have completed some college credits at a regionally accredited institution. At least 15 transfer credits are required. You should have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher from your time in college.

Morehouse Online programs carry forward our mission of educating and empowering Black men by inviting those with adult life experience to become valued members of our academic community. If you are a former Morehouse student, you may apply to our online bachelor’s program only if you have not been enrolled at the College in the last four years.

Meet the Next Deadline

Complete your application by one of the upcoming deadlines.

Early Priority DeadlinePriority DeadlineFinal DeadlineCohort Start
August 26, 2022
September 23, 2022
October 21, 2022
January 2023

Required Items

The following items are required to apply:

  • Completed online application.
  • Official college transcripts 
  • In order to be eligible for this program, transcripts must come from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts can be requested through an e-delivery service, to the Morehouse Online Undergraduate Admission Office.
  • Proof of high school graduation
    Acceptable Documents for Proof of High School Graduation:
    • an unofficial or official high school transcript that includes the student’s graduation date
    • an unofficial or official academic transcript that indicates high school degree completion
    • an unofficial or official GED certificate that includes the student’s graduation date
    • an unofficial or official high school diploma that indicates the graduation date

      Proof of High School Graduation documentation can be uploaded into your application. If your application has been submitted and you can not make changes at this time, please email your documentation to
  • Personal statement that addresses your reasons for transferring/returning to college and the objectives you hope to achieve.
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional or academic references who can best speak to your ability to be successful in this program.
  • TOEFL scores if you are an international student who is not a resident of an English-speaking country.

Attention former Morehouse College students, before applying to Morehouse Online all residential academic or financial holds will need to be addressed and resolved. Please contact the Morehouse College Office of Admission at (404) 215-2618 to confirm you do not have any academic or financial holds. 

All academic and financial holds must be resolved in order to receive an admission decision for the Morehouse Online program.

Optional Items


You may submit a professional résumé, but one is not required to apply.

Test Scores

A Morehouse Man is more than a number. We believe that each student’s talents and abilities can’t be defined by a test score. Therefore, standardized test scores are not required to apply.

Get Support at Every Step

Our team knows that returning to college or transferring to a new school can be overwhelming. But with Morehouse, you don’t have to do it alone. Our admissions advisors are here to guide you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.

Whether you have recommenders all lined up or only have your name filled out on the application, we can help you move forward and reach your goals. Contact an admissions advisor today at 855-609-1097 or