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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 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.

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