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Prospective Students > Application Requirements

Application Requirements

In addition to the information below, please review the Interactive Online Program Guide provided by the Teachers College Office of Admissions. You may also find it helpful to review the Prospective Student Information, prepared by the Higher and Postsecondary Education Program.

 

Please Note: All applications to Teachers College require at least the following items to be complete. Teachers College application deadlines are received-by deadlines, not postmark deadlines. Please be sure to submit your application and required materials in advance of the deadline, as only completed applications will be eligible for review.

·       Application for Admission & Fee

·       Statement of Purpose

·       Resume

·       Official Transcript(s)

·       2 Letters of Recommendation

(*This program has supplemental requirements)

 

 

Degree

Certification/

Specification

Early Term

Deadline for 2014 Enrollment

Supplemental Requirements

M.A.*

None

Fall Only

Summer/Fall (Early): Jan. 15, 2014

Summer/Fall (Final): Apr. 15, 2014

Academic writing sample, Three letters of recommendation (two of which must be academic)

 

Ed.M.*

None

Fall Only

Summer/Fall (Early): Jan. 15, 2014

Summer/Fall (Final): Apr. 15, 2014

Academic writing sample, Three letters of recommendation (two of which must be academic), Applicants must hold a Masters degree

 

Ed.D.*

None

Fall Only

Summer/Fall (Early/Final): Jan. 2, 2014

Academic writing sample, Three letters of recommendation (two of which must be academic), Applicants must hold a Masters degree

 

We also hope that you can join us for the HPSE Open House for Prospective Students, which runs in conjunction with Teachers College Fall Open House.  The Open House provides prospective students with the opportunity to learn more about the Higher and Postsecondary Education Program at Teachers College, as well as meet some of the current faculty and students. The date for the 2014 Open House is Friday, December 5, from 6pm-8pm, with check-in beginning at 5:30pm. 


The HPSE Open House will take place at:
Teachers College, Columbia University
525 West 120th Street
NY, NY 10027
Room TBD


If you would like to RSVP for the 2014 Open House, please fill out this form.


For further information about the Open House, please contact the HPSE M.A. and Ed.M. Inquiries Coordinator, Scott Van Pelt, at sjv2110@tc.columbia.edu.