have earned a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a college or university that is accredited by the appropriate regional accrediting association, or do so within one academic year
present official transcripts from each college or university other than Illinois State at which graduate, undergraduate, or non-degree credit was earned. Transcripts can be emailed from the university to Admissions@IllinoisState.edu or mailed in a sealed envelope to: Office of Admissions, 201 Hovey Hall, Campus Box 2200, Normal, IL 61790-2200
International students can learn more about specific application requirements by visiting the Office of Admissions.
Additional Program Admission Requirements
A student applying to one of these programs must:
submit a current resume
submit a cover letter outlining professional goals
submit evidence of one year of successful teaching experience. This can come from an administrator or HR representative.
submit official GRE scores if you have less than a cumulative 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (use institution code 1319)
submit names and email addresses of three references for letters of recommendation within the online application
submit a screenshot of your teaching credentials from your Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS) account. Be sure your name and endorsement(s) are visible.