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Student Application Checklist

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Brian Johnsen

Brian Johnsen
Graduate Information Office

 

Thank you for your interest in Park University's off-campus master's programs.

To reserve your seat in a cohort we will need your application, registration form and $50 application fee. These items are found in Steps 1-3 and can be completed by clicking the button next to each step.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact us at (800) 946-9802.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Park University strictly limits class size to 18 students and accepts applications on a first-come, first-served basis.

Additional Forms & Resources

Questions? Please call us at (800) 946-9802

 

Download Full Student Information Packet

Please complete steps 1-3 to reserve your seat in the cohort:

Step 1: Application

Complete and submit the cohort application by clicking the button to the right.

Application

Step 2: Registration Form

Complete and submit the registration form by clicking the button to the right.

Registration

Step 3: $50 Application Fee

Use our secure payment center to submit your tuition deposit online or complete page 6 in the Student Information Packet and return by fax to 800-504-7618.

Application Fee

Once you have reserved your seat, please continue with the following steps to complete your admission file.

Note: You will not be eligible for financial aid until your admission file is complete.

Step 4: Financial Aid and Payment Options

Determine how you plan to pay for the program: Financial Aid or Pay-As-You-Go. If using Financial Aid, Complete the FAFSA. It is in your best interest to complete the financial aid process as early as possible.

If using a Pay-As-You-Go plan, click the button to the right for more information.

Financial Aid
Payment Options

Step 5: Official Transcripts

Arrange for official, sealed transcripts from all colleges or universities attended to be sent to Park University. Additional information can be found by clicking the button to the right

Note: a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is required for admission. Students with a GPA between 2.75 and 3.0 may be admitted conditionally by submitting additional criteria. See Step 10 below.

Transcript Request

Step 6: Copy of Teaching License

Please upload a copy of you teaching license to our online system. You may also email (brianj@graduateprogram.org), fax (800-504-7618), or mail (Park University Graduate School, 910 Main, Suite 900 Kansas City, MO 64105) a copy of your license.

License Upload

Step 7: Background Check

A felony background check with FBI fingerprint check, as well as a child abuse/child neglect screening must be submitted for admission.  If these items have been completed for continuous employment or for the US military, a copy of the same maybe submitted. Admission is dependent upon a clearance with no felonies or misdemeanors. If your school district has completed these items for you, you may submit a copy of these records, dated within the past year. If you have any questions, please click the button to the right to email us.

Step 8: Supplemental Application Materials

ONLY if GPA is below 3.0

Students with a GPA between 2.75 and 3.0 may be considered for admission if they provide one of the following:
Option A: Submit a letter of recommendation from their supervisor showing four years of successful employment experience. The easiest and fastest way to request a reference is to use our online system. This will allow us to e-mail reference forms directly to your recommenders on your behalf.
Option B: Submit an acceptable GRE score for verbal and quantitative tests.

Educational Administration Candidates only: Please complete steps 9 & 10 below.

Step 9: Letter of Recommendation

The easiest and fastest way to request a reference is to use our online system. This will allow us to e-mail reference forms directly to your recommenders on your behalf.

Reference

Step 10: Philosophy of Education

Please submit a two-page philosophy of education and describe how that led you to desire a degree and certification in Educational Leadership. You may upload your statement directly to the Graduate Information Office online, or return by fax, e-mail, or mail

Upload Statement