Students applying to the program have to submit the following documentation to graduate admissions:

  • Saint Joseph’s University online graduate application (to apply on-line click here)
  • Official transcript(s) of undergraduate/graduate education
  • Minimum of a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) in undergraduate work
  • Personal statement of educational philosophy (500 words)
  • Two letters of recommendation (one of which must come from a former/current supervisor or administrator)
  • If applying for a PA school administration certification, teaching experience as required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education for each certification (see program options below)
  • $35.00 non-refundable fee (Fee is waived if attended on-campus or virtual Open House or Saint Joseph’s alumni status)
  • An interview may be required at the discretion of the Program Director

For more information please contact Dr. Encarna Rodríguez ( or 610 660 3348).