Program Deadlines and Requirements

Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in Adolescence Education, Agriculture Education, or Art Education and the Master of Science (M.S.) in Childhood Education
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Please note that our Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in Childhood Education programs are taught entirely in-person at our Ithaca, NY campus. 

M.A.T. in Adolescence Education, Agriculture Education, or Art Education and the M.S. in Childhood Education Graduate Application Dates and Information
Application deadline for assistantship or scholarship consideration

March 1, based on available funding. 

Regular application deadline

May 1, with rolling admission.

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)


There are no entry testing requirements. 


Non-Ithaca College Students: An official transcript from each college or university attended should be sent electronically to 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.