Please submit all forms to the Graduate Office, Taylor 105 unless indicated. For information or assistance, email Mary Kate McNulty, Associate Dean, Graduate Studies; and Certification Officer, Teacher Preparation, firstname.lastname@example.org. All forms are available in the Registrar's Office, Taylor 103.
Upon completion of 15 graduate credits (excluding transfer credit) students must make formal application to be a candidate for a degree. Requirements for candidacy are good academic standing and advisers signature. Academic advising appointment is recommended.
**Not required for teacher certification only programs. Not required for full-time/cohort programs (physical therapy, physician assistant, genetic counseling, forensic science, international peace & conflict Resolution, business administration) or dual degree programs except where noted above.
AU Graduate Program (Non-Degree) Completion Form
For Certificates, Endorsements, Credentials and Specialists: Upon completion of one of the programs below, you must submit the AU Graduate Program (non-degree) Completion Form for processing. Completion requirements are good academic standing and matriculation in an Arcadia Graduate program.
Applied Behavior Analysis
Early Childhood Leadership
Infant Toddler Mental Health
PA Director’s Credential
STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)+
Transition to Post-Secondary Life
Trauma: Clinical Basis of Treatment and Recovery
+Recognized and Endorsed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. A valid and active Instructional I certificate is required to add an area of Endorsement. Students eligible for an Endorsement will be sent a Letter of Completion by the Certification Officer upon application to PDE.