Application Requirements

Ph.D. in Counselor Education Program

  • Master's Degree in Counseling or closely related field
  • GRE Scores taken within the last five years
  • Official transcripts of previous earned degreees and coursework
  • Three professional letters of recommendation
  • Current resume
  • Response to three essays

Master's in Counseling Program

  • GRE or MAT Test Scores
  • All undergraduate and graduate school official transcripts
  • Personal Essay
  • Letters of Recommendation *(Please see note below)

Master's in Educational Leadership Program

  • GRE or MAT Test Scores
  • All college and graduate school official transcripts
  • Personal Essay
  • Letters of Recommendation *(Please see note below)
  • Standard Teaching Certificate or Educational Service Certificate
  • At least three (3) years of K-12 teaching or educational services

*Letters of Recommendation:

At least one of your two Letters of Recommendation should be academic, from a former professor who can attest your to ability to do graduate-level work. This requirement may be waived if you have not been enrolled in college or graduate school in more than seven (7) years.

Letters of Recommendation from colleagues, friends or family are not acceptable.

Failure to include any of the above requirements may result in admission decision delay or possible rejection.