Copy of Diploma and Credential Evaluation Requirement
- If the applicant’s terminal degree was earned from an institution within the U.S., a copy of the diploma is required.
- If the applicant’s terminal degree was earned from an institution outside the U.S.:
- A copy of the diploma with an English translation, if necessary, is required.
- A certified credentials evaluation is required.* Information on credentialing can be found on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (https://www.naces.org/).**
Note: If the appointment is being filed prior to the granting of the terminal degree, provide an official statement from the institution confirming the anticipated date of completion.
*An evaluation of the doctoral degree must be confirmed. A course by course evaluation is not required.
**UTHealth does not endorse any specific credentialing agency.