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School of Education

Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
CertificatePart-TimeOnline, MCCC/Blue Bell

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Full-Time Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
Blue Bell CohortSept. 1N/AFeb. 22N/A

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Graduate Admission Application

    We prefer that you apply online to Drexel. Apply now:

    Apply Online

  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • International Transcript Evaluation (international applicants only)

    Transcripts must be evaluated by an approved agency for admittance into this program. For more information on transcript evaluations, please refer to the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 80/550/213). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores.

  • Essay

    Please write approximately 500 words explaining your reasons for pursuing a degree from Drexel; your short-term and long-term career plans; and how your background, experience, interest, and/or values, when combined with a Drexel degree, will enable you to pursue these goals successfully. Include two paragraphs briefly describing your educational philosophy and how principals shape learning in K–12 schools.

    Submit your essay by mail or through the Drexel University Admission Essay form.

  • Résumé

    Submit your résumé by mail or email it as an attachment to enroll@drexel.edu.

  • Letters of Recommendation
    Two letters of recommendation are required. One letter must come from the principal of the school where you have worked. The recommendation must speak to your presentation skills and experiences in leadership roles within a K–12 school setting, as well as the skills observed that would have a strong bearing on your success as a school leader or administrator.

    Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

  • I-20 Application and Supporting Financial Documents (international applicants only)

    Print and complete the I-20 Application Form [PDF] and submit it with your supplemental materials.

Online Program

Please refer to Drexel University Online for application requirements and deadlines.

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