Admissions

Welcome to Gratz College Admissions


2019-2020 Dates and Deadlines

For best admission and scholarship consideration, please have all required documents submitted by the following Priority Deadlines:

Term  Start
Date

Priority
Deadline

Fall A August 21 July 7
Fall B October 23 September 8
Spring A January 8 November 24
Spring B March 11 January 26
Summer A May 6 March 22
Summer B July 1 May 24

Admissions Requirements

  • Online application ($50 application fee)
  • *Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all previous colleges attended sent directly from institution
    • Students must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
    • Foreign transcripts may need to be officially evaluated by World Education Services (WES) and sent to the Office of Admissions at Gratz College. Additional fees apply.
  • +Two letters of recommendation (academic and/or professional) sent directly from references 
  • Personal statement (approx. 2 pages including relevant background and experiences, why you are pursuing this degree, and how you hope to use it in the future)
    • For EdD only: Address one of the following two prompts for your personal statement:
      • Option I: Discuss a significant issue, opportunity, or research area in education. Why is this important?
      • Option II: Identify an important event in your educational leadership experience. Reflect on what you’ve learned from this event and how it has shaped you as an educator and/or a leader.
  • Current resumé/CV including employment and educational history
  • Scholarship Application Form if you are in need of financial assistance
    • For scholarship consideration, you must also submit your FAFSA.
  • Official TOEFL scores for applicants whose first language or undergraduate degree is not in English

*May be submitted with the application
ᐩOnly one letter of recommendation is required for certificate program applications.

Additional Doctoral Requirements

  • Third letter of recommendation
  • Interview with Program Director
  • Academic writing sample

Note: GREs are not required for any Gratz College program

All documents may be sent as they are ready to:

[email protected] 
or
Office of Admissions
Gratz College
7605 Old York Road
Melrose Park, PA 19027

For more information, email us at [email protected] or call us at (215) 635-7300 x140.

Tuition and Fees

Program Per Credit Per Course
M.Ed $450* $1,350*
MA/MS $698 $2,094
Ed.D/Ph.D $914 $2,742
BA $584 $1,749

*School District of Philadelphia educators are offered a discounted tuition rate of $410 per credit/$1230 per course.

For more information on tuition and fees, click here.

 

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