Application Requirements

How to Apply

  1. Complete the graduate application
  2. Submit two references. Forms provided here
  3. Have official transcripts sent to Malone’s Graduate and Professional Studies Office.
  4. Submit a copy of your teaching license (if applicable).
  5. Participate in an interview.

Additionally, for a student applying to Graduate Licensure Programs, the following additional items must be submitted:

  • A professional résumé with an objective statement that aligns to the applicant’s program goals
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score.

Graduate licensure candidates will also need to take and pass the Ohio Assessment for Educators in their content areas ONLY if entering the following programs:

  • AYA Mathematics
  • AYA Language Arts
  • AYA Social Studies
  • AYA Integrated Science
  • AYA Life Science
  • AYA Physical Science: Chemistry
  • AYA Physical Science: Physics
  • MA Spanish

[Note: AYA = Adolescence to Young Adult; MA = Multi-age]

Admission Requirements

An applicant must hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution with at least a minimum cumulative gpa of 3.00 and must have or have had a valid teaching license, a copy of which must be submitted. A teaching license is not required for Graduate Licensure programs.

Conditional Admission

Applicants with a minimum cumulative g.p.a. of 2.99 or less may be considered for admission once they submit all items listed under the How to Apply section, as well as submit Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) results dependent upon which program will be pursued.