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 University of Rio Grande Master's Program


Master of Education in Classroom Teaching 

Students will be considered for admission to the Master of Education program when they have completed the following:

    1. A completed application for admission with application fee. (Application fee: $20, $10 if University of Rio Grande Alumni, $0 if completed online)
    2. An official transcript of credit from an accredited undergraduate college or university of attendance showing completion of Bachelor's Degree (Waived if you are a graduate of the Bunce School of Education at the University of Rio Grande).
    3. A copy of a valid teaching certificate or license from a state with a reciprocity agreement with Ohio.
    4. Three (3) recommendation letters attesting to appropriate educational experience and probable success as a graduate student.

Students wishing to transfer credits use the following steps to submit to your mentor/advisor:

  1. Letter requesting transfer credits*
  2. Official transcripts from transfer college
  3. Submit syllabi and/or course descriptions

Note: up to 9 graduate hours may be transferred.  No courses completed over 5 years ago will be considered for transfer.

Note to International Students:  Leave the Social Security field blank, be sure to check "No" for US Citizen. In the State field in the address also put in "XX". 

NOTE TO EVERYONE:  Fill out the form as complete as possible with as much information as possible.  The more information we have the easier it is to help YOU the student.  Thank you.



Optional But Important

This optional information will not be used in the admissions process.  It is requested to meet governmental affirmative action reporting requirements.


Ethnicity (Please Check One):





Personal Identification


First  Middle  Last



Other Names Used  Social Security Number


Street Address



City  County


State  Zip Code  Country


Phone  Email


Cell Phone  Alternate Email



US Citizen?



Birth Date


Month  Day  Year



Personal Background


Mark only ONE. What is your highest educational goal at Rio Grande?




Intended Major at Rio Grande


Enrollment Status


Living Arrangements


Year of Entry



Term of Entry


Admissions Category



Did you graduate from the University of Rio Grande?

If not then please list the college and dates of attendance in the comments box below.




Other Comments(optional)




I certify that all information contained in this application is correct and complete to the best of my knowledge.  I understand that withholding and/or giving false information on this application may make me ineligible for admission or later subject to dismissal.  If admitted to the University of Rio Grande, I agree to live in accordance with the regulations of the institution.


If you are not redirected to a 'submission successful' page then there is an error with your information on the application.  Be sure to review the information to make sure it is correct and the correct format.





University of Rio Grande
Rio Grande Community College
218 North College Ave.
Rio Grande, OH 45674-3131

1-800-282-7201 (Toll Free)


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