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Advanced Graduate Handbook

University and College of Education Requirements (Ed.S.)

The applicant for admission to the Ed.S. program must present satisfactory evidence of:

1.

an undergraduate Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 in work completed while an upper division student in the baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution

  OR
  a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 for work completed at the Master's level.
  AND
2.

*a minimum score on the GRE (quantitative, verbal, and analytical) as described in the Programs section of the USF Graduate Catalog. [Note: The GRE must have been taken no more than 5 years prior to the date of application for graduate admission]

  AND
3. and earned Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education;
  AND
4. three letters of recommendation submitted to the program coordinator;
  AND
5. favorable recommendations from program facilty

* Consult the Program Coordinator in your concentration area to determine the specific tests needed and scores required.

In addition to University and College requirements, the applicant must comply with individual program requirements for admission.  All applicants should consult with the program that they intend to enter for special evaluations and/or additions to the above requirements.

The application for graduate admission is available online along with the information needed to apply.  Consult Graduate Admissions for detailed information (http://www.grad.usf.edu/newsite/admissions/main.asp).

Policies and procedures governing graduate study can be accessed in the USF Graduate Catalog (http://www.grad.usf.edu/newsite/catalog/main.asp).

Deadlines and Time Requirements

For admission dates and other general graduate program time requirements, consult the program degree section of the USF Graduate Catalog.

 

 


 

The applicant for admission to the Ed.S. program must present satisfactory evidence of:

1. undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 (B) minimum in the last half of the baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution and a minimum GRE score as outlined in the program degree section of the USF Graduate Catalog;
-OR-
a minimum grade point average of 3.5 at the master's level and a minimum GRE score as outlined in the program degree section of the USF Graduate Catalogs;

 

NOTE: The GRE must have been taken no more than 5 years prior to the date of application for graduate admission (see "Time Limitations Related to Admission").

2. a master's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (School Psychology is an exception to this requirement);

3. three letters of recommendation submitted to the program coordinator; and

4. favorable recommendation(s) from program faculty.

In addition to University and College requirements, the applicant must comply with individual program requirements for admission. All applicants should consult with the program that they intend to enter for special evaluation and/or additions to the above requirements. After consulting with the program, the applicant should visit the USF Graduate Studies website at http://admissions.grad.usf.edu (see Prospective Students section). Applicants may also contact the USF Office of Graduate Admissions website at http://www.grad.usf.edu/ for University admission requirements and policies and procedures governing graduate study.  In all cases, student must meet the highest order or minimum requirements presented by the University, College, and program.

Deadlines and Time Requirements

For admission dates and other general graduate program time requirements, consult the program degree section of the USF Graduate Catalog.

 

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