Education

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Education Program

Please visit the Office of Admission for application details.


Director of School Counseling Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Evidence of a master’s degree and certification as a School Counselor.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


Middle School Mathematics Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended including evidence of 6 credits of mathematics completed.
  • Evidence of an instructional license.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


Professional/Associate Counselor Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Evidence of a master’s degree and certification as a School Counselor and Director of School Counseling.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


School Business Administrator Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Evidence of a master’s degree or a CPA license.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


Supervisor of Instruction Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Evidence of a master’s degree and 3 years of teaching experience.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


Teacher Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certification Program

  • Official application (Apply online or request an application by phone or mail).
  • Personal statement of educational and professional goals (250-500 words).
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Evidence of an instructional license.
  • Additional requirements for international students.*

All Documents Should be Sent to:

Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

Please feel free to call the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Admission at (201) 761-6470 with any questions.


*International Students

In addition to the above requirements for all education programs, international students must also submit:

  • Official TOEFL scores showing a minimum of 79 on the Internet-based exam will be accepted. An overall score of 6.5 on the IELTS is also acceptable. The University code for score reporting is 2806.
  • Completion of ELS Language Center course with a score of 112 or higher, FLS Level 16 or completion of Kaplan Advanced Level.
  • Course-by-course evaluation reporting a 4-year bachelor’s and CGPA from an approved NACES evaluation company. World Education Services (WES) is preferred.
  • Saint Peter’s University International Statement of Financial Support including proof of funding. This form may be scanned, faxed or mailed back to the Office of Admission with proof of funding.
  • Copy of a valid passport page.