Program Deadlines and Requirements

Department of Education graduate application requirements.

For applicants to the M.A.T. degree in Adolescence Education and Agriculture Education and the M.S. degree in Childhood Education:


Adolescence Education M.A.T.
Agriculture Education M.A.T.
Childhood Education M.S.

Application deadline for assistantship or scholarship consideration

March 1

Regular application deadline

Ongoing, with preference given to applications received by March 15. We encourage students to apply early.

Minimum GPA


Recommendation letters

2 required. 

Recommendation letters are waived for applicants who have completed the Ithaca College Education Studies minor.


Required (topic included in application)


GRE or Miller Analogies Test (MAT)


Non-Ithaca College Students: An official transcript from each college or university attended should be sent electronically to admission@ithaca.edu by the registrar using the sending institution’s secure electronic submission system. Transcripts sent from a personal email are not official. If an official electronic transcript cannot be provided, an official paper transcript may be sent to:

Ithaca College
Office of Admission
953 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Current Ithaca College Students: Your Ithaca College transcript will be provided to the Office of Admission automatically. However, you must request official transcripts from any other collegiate institutions you have attended, regardless of whether you received college credit from those institutions. 

Other requirements
Application fee

Non-Ithaca College Students: $40

Current Ithaca College Students: The application fee is waived.

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