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School of Education

Philadelphia Teacher Residency

Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
MSPart-TimePhiladelphia
CertificatePart-TimePhiladelphia

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Full-Time Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
All StudentsN/AN/AN/AJune 1

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Graduate Admission Application

    We prefer that you apply online to Drexel, plus we'll waive the application fee. Apply Now.

  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • International Transcript Evaluation (international applicants only)

    Transcripts must be evaluated by an approved agency for admittance into this program. For more information on transcript evaluations, please refer to the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 80/550/213). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores.

    Praxis II Content Exam scores are required for all applicants.

  • Essay

    Please write approximately 500 words explaining your reasons for pursuing teacher certification.

    Submit your essay by mail or through the Drexel University Admission Essay form.

  • Résumé

    Submit your résumé by mail or email it as an attachment to enroll@drexel.edu.

  • Letters of Recommendation

    Two letters of recommendation are required. Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

  • I-20 Application and Supporting Financial Documents (international applicants only)

    Print and complete the I-20 Application Form [PDF] and submit it with your supplemental materials.

  • Interview

    Applicants must submit an interview letter from the Philadelphia Education Fund (PEF). This letter may be submitted directly to Drexel as an attachment at enroll@drexel.edu.

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Mailing Addresses

  • By Postal Mail
    Drexel University
    Application Processing
    PO Box 34789
    Philadelphia, PA 19101-4789
  • By Express Courier
    (DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc.)
    Drexel University
    Application Processing
    3141 Chestnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876

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