NEW! This year the Special Education, Leading in Context, and Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education Programs will be accepting new students for the Spring 2024 semester. We encourage early applicants because our cohorts are small.
We encourage early applicants because our cohorts are small.
Are you interested in applying but you can't enroll in the upcoming term? Fill out this form and we will send you information about applying to a future term.
Review your program's eligibility requirements before applying. After applying online (step 1), submit the other materials via the form below or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complete the online Graduate Studies Application for Admission.
Make sure to select the correct student type on the drop-down menu for 'I am applying as'. If you are not pursuing a Master of Arts in Education (MAE), a graduate certificate, or teaching endorsement, apply as a non-degree seeking student.Pay the non-refundable $50 Application Fee. Teacher Licensure applicants may qualify for a fee reimbursement from Teach.org.
*Once you are admitted, you will be required to pay a one-time Confirmation Fee of $150 to reserve your spot in the program. If this is a hardship, please contact the graduate studies coordinator.
If you experience difficulties submitting your graduate application, email email@example.com or call 970-247-7097.
We prefer electronic official transcripts. We can't accept third-party unofficial/emailed transcripts.
Fort Lewis CollegeGraduate Studies1000 Rim DriveDurango, CO 8130
If you previously attended FLC:
Write a 1,200 to 1,500-word statement that describes:
You need a 3.00 or higher on a 4.00 GPA scale for undergraduate and prior graduate coursework.
*Note: This is true for coursework, even if it did not lead to a degree. We will calculate a cumulative GPA if you have multiple transcripts.
If your GPA is below 3.0, and you still wish to apply, you can write a letter to the Admission Committee that includes:
Take the Praxis test in your content area. The test cost is non-refundable, but Teacher Licensure applicants may qualify for reimbursement from Teach.org.
Download this statement of assurance form and complete the top section. Your employer must also sign.
You may be able to transfer graduate-level credits to fulfill comparable requirements in our Master of Arts or Certificate programs under these conditions:
The Fort Lewis College grade point average calculation will not include transfer credit grades.
The Department of Teacher Education evaluates prior coursework on a student-initiated case-by-case basis. The departmental reviewers may require a course syllabus and a course description to make a recommendation. The Department’s recommendation will be emailed to your FLC email account.
Contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org.