Initial Childhood and Special Education - Admissions & Application

Please note: Incomplete admissions paperwork will be retained for two years in the Graduate Education Office.

Application Requirements

  • Writing Sample - Please attach an essay of 300-500 words explaining why you are seeking admission to this program. Include how this program will help achieve your personal and/or career goals.
  • Resume - Please attach a one page professional resume highlighting your professional experience. Please include teaching, coaching or mentoring experiences.
  • Transcripts - One official transcript from all colleges/universities attended. (Minimum G.P.A. 3.0.) A transcript review by an Admissions Counselor is required to determine if any additional classes are needed for enrollment.
  • Recommendations - Two professional recommendations needed; please send us the form from the application, along with recommendation letter
  • GRE (Graduate Record Examination) - Required by NYS. Please submit scores.

Enrollment Period:

  • September (fall semester)
    • June 1st deadline to apply

Application Checklist

  • My application is complete (APPLY ONLINE)
  • I have enclosed my writing sample
  • I have enclosed my resume
  • I have requested an official transcript from all colleges/universities attended. They will be sent directly to the Admissions Coordinator in Graduate Teacher Education at Roberts.
  • I have requested two professional recommendations (letters and forms) be sent directly to the Admissions Coordinator in Graduate Teacher Education at Roberts Wesleyan College

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Application Questions:

Call: 585.594.6600 | 800.777.4792 (toll free)

Email: AGE-Admissions@roberts.edu