Admission decisions for the
Master of Education- Exceptional Student
Education Concentration are based on several
criteria, including motivation, maturity, work experience, and
leadership qualities, along with academic records and test scores.
Each applicant is evaluated individually.
Admission to Saint Leo University's M.Ed. Exceptional Student
Education program is a simple, straightforward process. Applicants
should submit the following materials 60 days before the beginning
of the term in which they wish to enroll.
After the application has been processed, the Director of
Graduate Admission may contact the applicant for a personal
interview. Completed applications will remain active for two years.
Contingent admission as non-degree seeking students may be granted
only for up to six semester hours of graduate work.
A special scholarship is available for graduate education
students. Please call Graduate Admissions at (800) 707-8846 for
details regarding this scholarship.
Application, letters and transcripts can be sent to:
Graduate Admissions - MC2248
Saint Leo University
P.O. Box 6665
Saint Leo, FL 33574-6665
Applications from non-U.S. citizens are accepted as long as they
are able to show a financial ability to pay, meet all of the
academic requirements for admission, and have taken the Test of
English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). All international students
whose native language is not English are required to submit the
TOEFL with a minimum score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213
(computer-based test) or 80 (Internet-based test). Applicants
holding an undergraduate degree from an academic institution within
the United States, an English-speaking country, or from an
institution where the language of instruction is English are not
required to take the TOEFL examination.