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Department of Leadership & Counseling
 
FAQs
  1. What Undergraduate Courses do you offer?
  2. What are the admission requirements?
  3. What are the degree admission deadlines?
  4. Do you offer rolling admission?
  5. How many classes may I take before becoming degree admitted?
  6. When do I develop a program of study?
  7. Does admission into the Educational Leadership program require a teaching certificate?
  8. How do I apply for Graduate Student Financial Assistance?

  1. What Undergraduate Courses do you offer?

Educational Leadership

Counseling

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  1. What are the admission requirements?

Each program has specific requirements. Please request an information packet from the department or visit www.emich.edu/coe/lc/admissions.html for current information. All materials must be sent to the Graduate Admissions office:

    • In-Person: 401 Pierce Hall
    • Mail: Graduate Admissions • P.O. Box 970 • Eastern Michigan University • Ypsilanti, MI  48197
    • Fax: 734.487.6559

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  1. What are the degree admission deadlines?
All Counseling Programs
Fall May 15th
Winter September 15th
Spring February 10th
Summer/Fall March 1st
Educational Leadership MA & SPA
Fall May 15th
Winter October 15th
Spring March 15th
Summer/Fall April 15th
Educational Leadership Ed.D.
Fall February 1st

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  1. Do you offer rolling admission?

    Rolling admission is offered in three of the Educational Leadership programs (all EDLD Master's, the Community College Leadership Certificate and the Specialist Degree). Applications received by the deadlines indicated in FAQ #3 are assured timely processing. Any applications received after the deadline are processed in the order received.

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  1. How many classes may I take before becoming degree admitted?

A student may not take more than 12 semester hours without having degree admission status and a program of study on file.

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  1. When do I develop a program of study?

    Once you have been admitted and begin taking classes, a program of study should be developed with the approval of your assigned advisor during your first semester.

    • A student may not take more than 12 semester hours without an official program of study on file
    • Please note that some programs require that specific courses be included in the first 9 hours

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  1. Does admission into the Educational Leadership program require a teaching certificate?

No, a teaching certificate is not required for admission.

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  1. How do I apply for Graduate Student Financial Assistance?

Students interested in graduate assistantship or doctoral fellowships positions must download the Graduate Student Financial Assistance Application Form. Submit the application, recommendations and resume to:

Department of Leadership & Counseling
John W. Porter Building
Suite 304
Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

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