Admission Process

  • Attend an Application Orientation Session-held at various times during the beginning of the semester.
  • Application Deadlines: December 1 and August 1
    • Applications submitted by December 1: Applicant will be considered for the Spring Cohort.
    • Applications submitted by August 1: Applicant will be considered for the Fall Cohort.
  • Candidates accepted into the Special Education Program will be required to complete four major summative decision points.
  • The Elementary Education Program accepts no more than 50 candidates each fall and spring semester. These candidates include both the Special Education Program and the Elementary Education Program.

Admission Requirements

  1. Have an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  2. Have a C or better in all core language arts and math courses completed.
  3. Have passing scores (as determined by the IU system and/or the Indiana Department of Education) on the CASA, or other state-approved alternatives--see advisor for details.
  4. Including current enrollment, have at least 36 credit hours towards general education requirements as outlined by the Special Education check sheet.

Please see the Bulletin for more detailed information