How to Apply
We’re excited you are ready to apply for admission to The College of Education and Human Ecology. To make the application process as easy and smooth as possible, we have outline a step-by-step process to ensure you have everything you need to apply.
If you have questions about the application process or would like to speak with an advisor, contact:
- Teaching and Learning (T&L) Academic Services for graduate (PhD, EdS, MA, or MEd), endorsement, and licensure-only programs
- EHE Office of Undergraduate Student Services for undergraduate (BSEd or minors) programs
Start Your Application
Admissions considerations – Faculty in the Department of Teaching and Learning consider a number of factors in admission decisions. These include the qualifications of prospective students, the alignment of the prospective student’s interests with program goals and the research and scholarship of faculty and previous experiences in educational settings. Prospective students are strongly encouraged to review faculty research and scholarship interests prior to applying.
PhD and EdS Programs
|All PhD programs||Autumn Semester||Dec. 1|
| All MA Programs|
(U.S. and Int'l Applicants)
|Autumn Semester||March 15|
| All MA Programs|
|Spring Semester||Sept. 1|
*International applicants (particularly those who are sponsored and/or funded) seeking admission for the Teaching and Learning Master of Arts (MA) in Spring semester (begins January) or Summer Term (begins May) should contact T&L Academic Services at
firstname.lastname@example.org to request permission to do so.
|Program||Admission Term *||Deadline|
All Licensure areas for the MEd
Summer Term (June)
|Visual Impairments||Autumn Semester||Nov. 15|
|Hearing Impairments||Autumn Semester||June 9|
|All BSEd programs||Autumn Semester|| Early action - Nov. 1|
Regular - Feb. 1
|All BSEd programs||Spring Semester||Oct. 1|
You can begin taking Endorsement coursework any semester or term (Autumn, Spring, or Summer) provided that the classes you need are offered. Please refer to the “Course Level” column from the table below to determine which endorsements can be completed at either the undergraduate (U) or graduate (G) level and which must be completed only at the graduate (G) level. To enroll at the university, please refer to Step 2 of the Endorsements Checklist.
|Early Childhood Generalist||U or G|
|Middle Childhood Generalist||U or G|
|P-6 Mathematics Specialist||G only|