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What do I need to Apply?

  • Graduate teacher preparation and school leadership candidates must submit:
    • Competitive scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Miller Analogy Test (MAT), or other acceptable, nationally normed admissions examination. Please note that in-service teachers and school administrators who have completed a master’s degree and have obtained teacher certifications are not required to submit GRE or MAT exam scores.
    • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of at least 3.0.
    • Personal essay demonstrating candidates’ beliefs about student learning, commitment to diversity, enthusiasm for learning, willingness to foster collaboration, and ethics.
  • A completed master’s degree and a minimum of three years teaching experience to be eligible for the C.A.S. program.
  • Letters of reference from at least three persons who can speak to the applicant’s professional, leadership, and academic qualifications and who are willing to be contacted for a phone interview. Include email and phone contact information. (Two should have supervised the applicant at some point in time).
  • Resume.
  • Applicants with strong applications will be contacted for an admissions interview.

What is the Application Deadline?

  • Fall Program Start:  June 15
  • Spring Program Start:  November 1
  • Summer Program Start:  March 1

Those who wish to apply for a School of Education Scholarship should apply by January 15 for the following fall semester’s scholarships. School of Education scholarship questions should be directed to Angela Flanagan at 315-443-4754.

For general information about graduate admissions and study, please contact Speranza Migliore at gradrcrt@syr.edu or 315-443-2505.

Ready to apply?

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