Secondary, Adult & Physical Education


Greg Dziuban
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
University Hall 271

Academic Requirements
Certificate in Adult Education

Before applying for admission to the Certificate in Adult Education program, individuals should determine if they are eligible or can become eligible by examining the following minimum academic, test score and professional requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Overall undergraduate GPA of 2.5 OR one of the following:
    • 3.0 for the last 60 hours leading to the bachelor’s degree
    • GRE combined (verbal and quantitative) score of 297 (or 1000 before 08/01/2011)
    • Miller Analogies Test score of 400
    • Master's degree from an accredited institution* 

* NOTE: Accepted institutions are those that are accredited by accrediting organizations recognized by either the U.S. Department of Education at or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) at

The above are minimum academic, test score or professional requirements only.  Read the entire application checklist to determine what documents must be included in your submission.