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Admission to the Instructional Leadership Program


Application Deadlines and Phone Interview Schedule:

Term                      Application Deadline      Phone Interview
Spring 2018          October 1,  2017            October 26, 2017
Summer 2018       March 1, 2018                March 29, 2018
Fall 2018               May 1, 2018                   May 25, 2018

Licensure Only

Admission to the licensure only program requires students be a licensed level II teacher and hold a Master's degree in an education or closely related field.  Applicants with Master's degrees in other areas may be required to take additional courses.

Please submit:

1__ ASC Application form (online submission)

2__Three Letters of Recommendation are required and should address your effectiveness as a teacher and potential as an education leader. One of the letters must come from your principal or immediate administrative supervisor, one from the Superintendent or someone from the district office, and one from a person of your choice. Please send the individuals you select the link to the form and they can submit the form directly to us by saving the form and attaching it to an email to denise.jensen@usu.edu.

3__$50 non-refundable application fee mailed to the following: ASC Program 2805 Old Main Hill Logan UT 84322

4__Official Graduate Transcripts which list your awarded Master's degree (We do not need these if your Master's degree is from USU)

5__Copy of current teaching license ( if anticipating a Utah license you must have a level 2 teaching license)

6__Evidence of clearing a USOE fingerprint background check.

7__Evidence of being deemed effective or higher by your districts system.

8__Interview: After completing the admissions checklist, you will be invited to participate in a telephone interview with the admissions committee. The interview should take approximately 15 minutes. Rating Sheet

MEd in Instructional Leadership

In addition to the application for license only applicants for the master's degree must complete the following:

9___ Application completed with the School of Graduate Studies at Utah State University -

Please Note:

a. The Graduate School requires either the GRE or Miller's Analogy test with a score above the 40th percentile.

b. Application fee: The School of Graduate Studies requires an additional application fee.

c. Letters of recommendation: We suggest you have those who wrote letters for the program application upload that same letter when they receive the request from the School of Graduate Studies.

For an estimated price for our program please look at the tuition and fees schedule. Please reference the last page for the online courses fee. For information regarding Financial Aid please visit their website or call them at 435-797-0173.

Dr. Steve Laing, Coordinator, 435-797-3912
Dr. Mike Freeman, Associate Department Head, 435-797-1474
Denise Jensen, Coordinator of Programs III, 435-797-1473

ASC Program, Utah State University
School of Teacher Education and Leadership
2805 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-2805