Certificate
Professional Development

Application deadline and instructions

Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis and may be submitted at any time.

Admission is open to degree-seeking or non-degree seeking students.

Applications are not complete until ALL required materials and fees have been received.

This program is not offered full-time and therefore is not intended for international students needing a visa to study in the United States.

Online application and instructions

Admission requirements

Degree: Bachelor's degree

GPA: Undergraduate 2.8

Experience: At least three years of experience working as an education or related professional in preK-12 education

GRE scores: Not required

TOEFL/IELTS Scores (Not required for U.S. students):

  • TOEFL: Internet based = 79 or above
    (21 writing/19 reading)
  • IELTS = 6.5

Tuition information

Readmission

If a graduate student in an OLPD program has become inactive they must follow the readmission procedures.

Contact

Jeremy Hernandez
Coordinator of Graduate Studies
612-626-9377 | herna220@umn.edu