Admission Requirements for the Graduate Programs in Education:

Admission to the adolescence education and childhood education programs is selective. Applicants must have earned a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) from an accredited college or university. Applicants are also expected to provide evidence of a(n)

  • Strong background in the liberal arts and sciences
  • Demonstrated commitment to working with diverse students in educational settings
  • Enthusiastic, creative, and reflective approach to teaching and learning
  • Interest in innovation and reform in today’s schools

Please also see the prerequisites required for both the Adolescence Education and Childhood Education programs. For additional comprehensive information about the admissions process, please refer to the Academic Catalog and see the links to the left. 

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Note: Applications will be reviewed on a space-available basis until May 15, but preference will be given to applicants whose files are complete by February 15.

Important Dates

  • Preference will be given to those who apply for admission and graduate assistantships by February 15.
  • Application files will be considered on an ongoing basis until May 15

Questions? Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.