APPLICATION PROCEDURES

  • Please complete the entire application form and submit on-line. By applying on-line, the $25.00 application fee is waived.
  • Submit an official college transcript(s). Please use the Transcript Request Form for your convenience (If you are a Defiance College graduate, a transcript will be obtained by the Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Development).
  • Submit a copy of valid teaching credentials/licenses, if applicable.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation, including one from your immediate supervisor. The letters must attest to academic competence and to your ability to work with people and demonstrate appropriate interpersonal and social skill.
  • Submit a Goal Statement outlining the purpose for pursuing a Graduate degree.  The statement should be at least two typed, double-spaced pages, and represent the applicant's best writing skills.
  • If applying for the MBA program, please submit GMAT test scores taken within the last five years if your undergraduate GPA is less than 2.75 on a 4.0 scale during your junior and senior years.
  • If applying for the Reading Endorsement only:
    • Submit a copy of teaching credentials/licenses.
    • Submit official college transcripts (if you are a Defiance College graduate, a transcript will be obtained by the Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Development).

It is your responsibility to request all official transcripts to be sent to the Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Development.

Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Development
701 North Clinton Street
Defiance, OH 43512
gradstudies@defiance.edu

 
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Defiance College admits students regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or sexual orientation.
First Name   Middle Name
Last Name   Previous Last Name
Address
City State Zip County  
Phone     Email Address  
             
Date of Birth          

Gender   Female   Male    

Country of Citizenship
Are you a permanent resident?  
Y   N


Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense or have charges pending against you at this time?
(Other than minor offense violations)
  Y N
Have you ever been dismissed, suspended or placed on probation by any other college or university for a NON-ACADEMIC reason   Y N

If YES to either or both statements, you must supply an explanation statement.
ACADEMIC INFORMATION
Semester applying for
20 :
  Fall   Spring   Summer
 
Application for:
Master of Arts in Education
         
Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in:
  Sport Coaching Concentration
  Intervention Specialist (Mild/Moderate) K-12
  Reading Endorsement (K-12)
  Adolescent and Young Adult Licensure
 
Post Baccalaureate Licensure:
  Life Science
  Life Science & Chemistry
  Visual Arts (K-12)
  Intervention Specialist (mild/moderate) K-12
  Reading Endorsement (K-12)
 
Master of Business Administration with a concentration in:
   
  Leadership Concentration
  Sport Management Concentration
 
  If you are applying for the MBA program, will you be completing the 1 year program?   
Y   N

Non-degree Seeking:
  MAE
  MBA
 

Are you applying for a Graduate Assistant (GA) position?   Y N
If yes, what position?
     
List all colleges/universities attended:
College/Univ. City State Major/Minor Dates Attended Degree
 
Official transcripts of all college work must be submitted directly to the Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Development.
 
FINANCIAL INFORMATION
Did you leave your prior institutions in good financial standing?   Y   N

If no, please explain.

Will you be applying for federal student aid, which includes
student loans?
  Y   N
GENERAL INFORMATION
Military Service?   Y N
If yes, Branch of Service:  

Spouse or dependent of a Veteran?   Y N
Ethnic Origin:
Hispanic/Latino
African American or Black
Asian
White
American Indian or Alaska Native
Other
 
APPLICANT STATEMENT

I certify that the information given on this application is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge, and that I am attending or have attended all colleges or universities listed on this form.  I understand that all transcripts and other documents submitted to Defiance College in support of my application becomes the property of Defiance College. Falsification of information is grounds for denial or admission and/or dismissal.

   
Name of Applicant Date
 
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