Graduate Forms

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, mcnulty@arcadia.edu. All forms are available in the Registrar's Office, Taylor 103.

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Degree Candidacy Forms**

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
  • Autism+
  • Child/Family Therapy
  • Connected Learning
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Early Childhood Leadership
  • Infant Toddler Mental Health
  • Musculoskeletal
  • PA Director’s Credential
  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)+
  • Transition to Post-Secondary Life
  • Trauma: Clinical Basis of Treatment and Recovery
  • Urban Education

+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.