Elementary or Secondary Education

What to submit

Submit the following items to apply for a master's degree in elementary education or secondary education:

Submit an online application, including a personal goals statement. Under the Department Information tab in the Personal Statement section, please also address whether you are a licensed teacher in Indiana and if so, what license(s) you hold.

Under the Application Information tab, in the Intended Program and Plan section, choose:

  • Type of Degree: Master's
  • Academic Program: Education
  • Academic Plan: Choose Elementary Education MSED or Secondary Education MSED

Submit two letters of recommendation on official letterhead with signatures.

Note: We do not accept recommendation letters online. Please mail letters directly to:

IU School of Education at IUPUI
Graduate Admissions
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

You'll need to submit official transcripts.

Note: It is not necessary to submit transcripts if you attended Indiana University.

Please mail transcripts directly to:

IU School of Education at IUPUI
Graduate Admissions
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Submit official GRE revised General Test scores.

Note: The GRE is waived for U.S. applicants whose undergraduate GPA is 3.0 or higher.

Please mail GRE Scores directly to:

IU School of Education at IUPUI
Graduate Admissions
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Official TOEFL scores are required for all international applicants.

The School of Education at IUPUI will accept a TOEFL score of 79 for the Internet-based version of the exam. Please note: The English for Academic Purposes exam(EAP) is waived with a TOEFL score of 100. Go to ets.org/toefl for information about the TOEFL exam. Here is information about the English for Academic Purposes Placement exam (EAP). Please also review the Office of International Affairs graduate student EAP requirements.

VISA Information
If you are on a Visa status or will need to use a Visa in order to pursue your education at IUPUI, please contact the Office of International Affairs. Their number is, (317) 274-7000. Go to international.iupui.edu/visas to access their Visa information. Here is their contact page as well.

Please mail TOEFL scores directly to:

IU School of Education at IUPUI
Graduate Admissions
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202