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Graduate Admission

Built on a foundation of education, research, and technology, our innovative programs will help you to progress as both a professional and an educator.

Guidelines For Admission

Applicants for our online graduate programs must obtain:

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
    • Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 may submit scores from at least one examination such as the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), the Miller Analogies Test (MAT), the Praxis II – Principles of Learning and Teaching, or National Board Certification.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can address the student’s preparedness for graduate study
  • A written statement of professional goals

Next, submit your application and supplemental materials to VCSU.

Application Materials

Your final application will include:

  • The application for admission
  • Official transcripts from each college or University attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A written statement of professional goals
  • A resume
  • A non-refundable application fee of $35 submitted by check, money order, or an online payment