B.S. in Education

(Licensure/Certification)

1. Submit an Undergraduate Application

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.

2. Submit official transcripts. Admission to this degree program requires a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher for the most recent two years of secondary or post-secondary education.

(From high school and all post-secondary institutions)

  • Electronically or
  • Send directly from the school of attendance in a sealed envelope to:

    Wilmington University
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    320 N. DuPont Hwy.
    New Castle, DE 19720

Note: In order to receive financial aid official transcripts must be on file.

3. Meet with Advising

4. Register for EDU 102 and EDU 203

Students taking courses to satisfy certification requirements are personally responsible for verifying with the Delaware Department of Education (or the appropriate licensure/certification authority in another state) that such course work is applicable and acceptable. Students are also responsible for meeting all state-mandated testing requirements and/or teaching experience requirements, and for applying for credentials.

Any changes in state regulations for certificates could cause Wilmington University to make course and/or program adjustments in order to align with new or revised state requirements. Wilmington University reserves the right to change requirements to comply with any licensure/certification mandates of the Delaware Department of Education.

5. Applicants are also asked to provide official and complete score reports from the Praxis Core exam and/or test results from the SAT or ACT demonstrating mastery of general knowledge, including the ability to read, write and compute.

This is to provide the College of Education with data that can satisfy national program accreditation requirements.

*NOTE: Scores on the tests listed above will NOT affect admissions decisions. Aggregated scores are used to meet accreditation and program approval standards.

It is important for candidates to identify Wilmington University as an official score recipient. This enables scores to be sent directly, confidentially, and electronically. Otherwise, candidates must provide original copies of all official score reports. For more information about ETS exams (including how to register), go to www.ETS.org. Have SAT or ACT scores sent to Wilmington University.

All documents required for admission should be sent to admissionscoe@wilmu.edu.

International students must provide results from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) that meet the current minimum score requirements*

*Note: International student must complete all admission requirements before being accepted to Wilmington University. Please review the admissions requirements here.