College of Education and Human Services

How Do I Apply?

  • For more information about the application process, click here »
  • Mail your application documentation to us.
  • Pay the $75 (U.S.) application fee.

When Will You Make a Decision on My Application?
We will make a decision within 2 weeks of receiving your application and documentation. If you are accepted but all classes are full, you will automatically be placed on the ELMP waitlist.

Application Documentation

  • Transcript request forms
  • 3 letters of recommendation from academic and/or professional references
  • 1 Letter of intent explaining your reasons for applying
  • 1 copy of your current resume
  • Your official test scores from the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

Either the MAT or GRE is required for admission to the ELMP program.

Where Do I Send My Application Documentation?

Master of Arts in Education
Admissions Committee
Seton Hall University
Jubilee Hall, Room 133
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079

Admissions Criteria and Prerequisites

  • Work experience in field related to educational administration.
  • Undergraduate degree in a relevant field from an accredited college or university
  • Undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (or equivalent)

Applicants having an undergraduate GPA between 2.75 and 2.99 or who have fewer than 24 credits in social, behavioral and/or educational subjects may be admitted subject to conditions set by the Admissions Committee.

International Admission Requirements

International applicants are required to submit an official educational credential evaluation report from World Education Services. Contact information for World Education Services: 1-800-937-3895

Need Help with Your Application?

Please call or write:

Program Director:
Al Galloway, Ph.D.

(973) 275-2417

Assistant Program Director:
Mel Katz, Ed.D.

(973) 275-2469

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