First Name:


Middle Name:


Last Name:


Date of Birth:


ECU student ID # (If known):


Phone Number:


Email Address:

Academic and Professional Honors Received:

List academic and professional honors received:


Work Experience:

List last five years starting with present position.








Highest Position Held:

Complete the items above. Then Click to Save below so that your information is recorded.  Repeat for additional work experience.


Work Experience:

Employer:From:To:Highest Position Held:

Educational Profession:


Are you presently working in the educational profession?

If 'Yes', answer the following:

Give a brief description of current duties:


Choose one of the three (see description below selections).


1. You have a current teaching or alternative teaching certificate. Attach copy below.

2. You am emergency certified or applying for an alternative teaching certification. Attach copy below.

3. You do not currently have a teaching certificate and understand a Master in Education will not result in a teaching certification. NOTE: If you choose to later apply for a teaching certification, you will need to apply through the Oklahoma State Department of Education.

Below is the link to the Oklahoma State Department of Education:


Upload copy of current Teaching/Alternative Teaching Certificate here.


In the Personal Statement respond to the following topics:

  • State your career goals, and how a graduate degree from ECU will help you accomplish them.
  • Discuss your interest in the degree field and any actions you have taken to pursue this interest.
  • Describe your skills, attributes or experiences that would aid in your future profession.

Excellent writing skills, needed for successful completion of a graduate program, will be demonstrated in your personal statement and is an integral part of the admission process.

Attach a Word or PDF document that is double-spaced, 500-750 words, and a 12 point font.  

Your Personal Statement will be scored independently on the following 5 components:

  • Formatting
  • Spelling and Punctuation
  • Grammar Consistency
  • Organization of Thought
  • Originality and Personal Insight

Upload Submission Here:

Take time to review your submission before submitting.

Carefully read the following statements before submitting. My submitting indicates that:

  • I understand only complete applications will be considered.
  • The information provided are true and accurate to the best of my knowledge.
  • Meeting or exceeding minimum selection criteria does not in any way imply or guarantee admission to the program.
  • I agree to abide by the policies and regulations set forth in the ECU Graduate Catalog.