Instructional Leadership, emphasis: K-12 School Leadership (MEd)
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Apply at NAU–Yuma

Steps to apply

Follow the steps below to apply as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree at the NAU–Yuma campus.

Complete the online application below and pay the $50 application fee.

Upload a copy of your passport to your application or email it to

Upload copies of your official transcripts from all secondary (high school) and post-secondary (college or university) education* to your application, as well as any vocational or ESL grade reports. You can also later email it to All transcripts or mark sheets must be submitted in English. In addition, we require a minimum of a 2.5 grade point average (GPA) for first-year and transfer students.

* Transfer students who have earned 24 or more credits at an American post-secondary institution only need to submit that transcript as part of their application. A high school transcript is not required.

Upload a copy of the results of your proof of English proficiency to your application according to the procedures associated with your test provider. The minimum requirements for university admission are:

Test or statusMinimum requirements
TOEFL70 IBT (School code 4006, MyBest Score accepted)
ACT English and Reading21
Pearson Test of English56
IB English A5 for higher level and 6 for standard level
IB English B7 for higher and standard levels
Transferring from a US institutionOne 3-credit course in English composition with a passing grade
Exchange student from EuropeB2 level in English
From a high school entirely taught in EnglishFour years of high school English (composition and literature) with passing grades as well as verification from your school that all courses are taught in English
From one of these English-speaking countriesNo proof of English required
If you do not meet NAU’s English proficiency requirement, you may be required to take an English placement test upon arriving or enroll in NAU’s Program in Intensive English until you pass the English proficiency requirement.

Provide proof of financial support via bank statements and the financial guarantee form for the total amount of estimated tuition and fees for the academic year (summer not included) as outlined below. The document is required for the SEVIS form I-20, the immigration form you will need to apply for a student visa.

If you are bringing dependents with you, please submit the financial guarantee with dependents form. Each dependent requires an extra $6,000.

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