Admission requirements and what you need to know to apply

For undergraduates

In addition to applying through Undergraduate Admissions, you must apply and be admitted to the college’s teacher-education program before you take any education courses except EDF 200, EDF 301W, and ESE 380.

Applications for the program are accepted online February 1-15 and September 1-15 of every year. Paper copies will not be accepted. 

Teacher education program orientation 

  • Flagstaff campus students
  • Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Special Education students are required to complete this online orientation as part of the application process.
  • Extended campus students – many extended campuses require you to attend a local orientation.  Contact your local adviser for details.

For graduate students

In general, to apply for admission, you must submit an application and official transcripts to the Graduate College.

Doctoral program

In addition to applying to NAU's Graduate College, you must contact our Teaching and Learning office  for application information and reference forms for the EdD program in curriculum and instruction.