Applicants seeking admission to a graduate degree program must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and a minimum GPA of 2.70. Records must show evidence of professional promise and ability to complete graduate level study.
All students must submit:
1. Completed application accompanied by a nonrefundable application fee.
2. Official undergraduate transcripts from all relevant institutions attended.
3. A statement of philosophy and professional goals
4. References from two individuals knowledgeable about the candidates’ ability to complete graduate work
Please download the graduate application and plan of study for this program at the Graduate Division website at http://www.easternct.edu/depts/graduate/ .
The Graduate Division Office must receive materials before acceptance into the program can be granted.
Upon evaluation by the Dean of School of Education and Professional Studies, students will be notified in writing of their admission to the Graduate Program. At that time, students will be assigned an advisor and will be expected to complete a written program of study within three (3) months.
Acceptance of graduate course work prior to admission is conditional upon review by the assigned graduate advisor and approval by the Dean. Students must formally request that courses taken prior to application to the graduate program be accepted. This must be written into the student’s plan of study. Students are expected to work closely with an advisor in completion of their programs.
For a paper application or further information regarding admission to Eastern Connecticut State University, contact the Office of the Dean of the School of Education and Professional Studies, Webb Hall Room 160, Willimantic, CT 06226. Phone: (860) 465-0078, fax: 465-4538, email: GraduateAdmissions@easternct.edu .