Student Application Checklist

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

1

Application

Complete and submit the cohort application by clicking the button.

2

Registration Form

Complete and submit the registration form by clicking the button.

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.

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.

4

Financial Aid & 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 for more information.

5

Official Transcripts

Arrange for official, sealed transcripts from all Bachelor's degrees 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.

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.

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. Admission is dependent upon clearance. If these items have been completed for continuous employment or for the US military, a copy of the same maybe submitted. Students can show proof of employment by getting a letter from HR or their school Administrator in lieu of a background check. If you have any questions, please click the button to email us.

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 step 9 below.

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.