Granite State College: University System of New Hampshire

Application Procedures for Post-Baccalaureate Programs


Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis, with the opportunity to begin studies during the Fall, Winter, Spring, or Summer terms.

Below is a full list of items that need to be submitted to complete the admission process and gain full admission status.

To get started simply submit Part I of the online application. This will allow you to call (603-822-5431) to register for classes.

Below is a full list of items that need to be submitted to complete the admission process and gain full admission status. These items must be submitted during or prior to EDU 700 Introduction to Field Experience and Program Requirements.



  • Completed application for admission.
  • Official transcripts of all previous college work.
  • Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA from a regionally accredited college or university. Strong candidates with less than a 3.0 GPA will be considered.
  • 500-1,000 word essay. See page 2 of the application for admission.
  • Three letters of professional or academic reference.
  • Current resume.
  • Copy of existing certification, if applicable.
  • Passing Praxis CORE scores or an acceptable alternative: master’s degree or qualifying SAT, GRE, or ACT.


Submit materials to:

Granite State College
School of Education
25 Hall Street
Concord, NH 03301

Other documents may be attached to Part 2 of the application, mailed, or faxed to 603-513-1386 (Attn: SOE Admission)


Conditional Admission Status
This is a term we use to categorize candidates who have not completed their application process or met GSC’s Post-Baccalaureate Program full admission criteria. These students may enroll in up to eight post-baccalaureate credits without being fully admitted to the program. Conditional admission status will change to full admission status once the application has been completed and once the required conditions have been met. Full admission status is required for completion of EDU 700.

Full Admission Status
Fully admitted status is attained when the application is complete, all transcripts and references have been received and approved by the School of Education and official Praxis Core (or alternative) scores or copy of teaching certification are received. Candidates will also need to have filed the District Authorization Mentor Application with the School of Education. Full Admission status is required for completion of EDU 700. Teacher candidates will receive notification by mail when they attain full admission status.

Priority is given to applications that are received at least two weeks prior to the start of the term. Students who submit their materials after these dates will not be guaranteed full admission and may not be eligible for financial aid for the upcoming term.

All applications are reviewed by the Dean and Associate Dean of the School of Education.


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