Admission Requirements to MASPE Educator Preparation Program (EPP)

  1. Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution.
  2. Undergraduate grade point average (GPA): 2.75 or 3.00 in the last 30 hours of academic work.
  3. Complete graduate application packet: http://gradcas.liaisoncas.org/apply
  4. Prerequisite test scores (not required for applicants that have a Master’s degree):

Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
Verbal Reasoning: 150;
Quantitative Reasoning: 143;
Analytic Writing: 4.0
or
Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Reading:
156; Writing: 162;
Mathematics: 150

  1. A MASPE program applicant who wishes to transfer graduate course credit to KSU must provide all required documentation of the relevant course(s) upon application. A maximum of nine graduate credit hours in the field of special education may be transferred from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution. The applicant must have earned a grade of B or above for a course to be accepted.

Admission Requirements to Clinical Practice

  1. Completion of ALL course work with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
  2. 200 field hours recorded in KFETS and documentation to support the field hours;
  3. Pass Praxis II
  4. Dispositions Assessment/Field Experience Assessments
  5. Any other requirements set by the program

Program Completion

  1. Cumulative GPA 3.0
  2. Successful Completion of a clinical practice course (70days)
  3. Complete TC-1 for KY License
  4. Program Evaluation and Dispositions Assessment