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Admissions Committee

Admissions Committee

  • 2020-2021 Chair: Paul Brandt, PhD
  • 2020-2021 Vice Chair: Karen Wakefield, PhD, RN
  • Committee Staff Support: Jillian Franke
  • Committee Staff Support: Vanessa Smithey


The Committee shall evaluate applicants selected for interview and create a ranked list of acceptable applicants. The final responsibility for selecting students for admission resides with the Admissions Committee.

The Admissions Committee adheres to a policy of committee member and guest interviewer potential conflicts of interest and their resolutions.  For details, please refer to the Admissions Committee Policies Document of the Admissions Committee.

The Committee shall recommend to the Dean changes in admission policies and procedures.