Admission Process for Teacher Leadership Program

Part I: Apply to Department of Educational Leadership Studies

Open the application for admission to Teacher Leadership Program and read requirements on page 2. The application form can be completed online. When all requested information has been word processed, print all three pages, sign and date lines at bottom of page 2, and send with other required documents (i.e., Professional Resume, KY Teacher Certification, Professional Essay, Professional Reflection) to EDL Director of Graduate Studies (address below).

Request official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions and have sent to EDL Director of Graduate Studies (address below).

Identify four individuals to complete online the EDL Professional Reference form. Ask them to print completed form, sign it, and then mail to EDL Director of Graduate Studies (address below).

EDL Director of Graduate Studies
111 Dickey Hall
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0017

Part II: Apply to the University of Kentucky Graduate School

Complete the online Graduate School Application for Admission to the Department of Educational Leadership Studies (EDLE). Be sure to specify the program to which you are applying:

Master of Education (MEd) in Teacher Leadership
Specialist in Education (EdS) in Teacher Leadership
Only Teacher Leader Endorsement (CERTE)

Take the Graduate Record Examination (go to www.ets.org for information) and ask that official scores be sent to:

The Graduate School
Gillis Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0033

Note that the 2012-2013 application fee to the UK Graduate School is $50.