Admission Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
Application Requirements
  1. A completed graduate application.
  2. Two (2) letters of recommendation.
  3. A current resume. Please highlight the number of years or hours of experience you have in a formal setting.
  4. Written statement of purpose (guidelines are included in the application).
  5. One (1) official transcript from each college or university attended. If you attend Gonzaga, please note that GU transcripts are ordered by the Graduate Admissions Office on your behalf.
  6. Experience working with children or a special needs population.
  7. An interview with the department.
International Applicants
  1. Submission of foreign transcripts in the original language and a certified English copy
  2. An official TOEFL score of 88 ibt, 580 (written) OR an IELTS score of 6.5 or higher OR successful completion of Gonzaga University’s ESL program
  3. Copy of passport
  4. Completed financial declaration form with original supporting bank statements (showing at least US $22,900) or official letter from sponsoring agency