Domestic Applicants

Candidates should check with their credential or master’s program department about how to include the CTEL coursework within their chosen program. The following are application requirements for candidates who are not currently in a credential or master of arts program at Azusa Pacific University.

The university graduate and program admission requirements below must be met before an application is considered complete.

International students have a separate application procedure that precedes the standard admission process. View international requirements.

Applicants must possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

Applicants must submit:

  • A Graduate Application for Admission (Apply Online | Download PDF)
  • A $45 nonrefundable application fee
  • A photocopy of current California teaching credential, or proof of being in the process of earning a California teaching credential, an Emergency Permit, or Certificate of Clearance. Applicants residing outside California may complete the Affidavit for Clearance (PDF).

Submit all materials to:

Graduate and Professional Center: Admissions
Azusa Pacific University
PO Box 7000
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
Fax: (626) 815-4545 • (626) 815-4571

What to Expect

After all admission materials have been received by the Graduate and Professional Center, the faculty or department chair reviews the applicant’s file. The student is notified in writing of the admission decision.

Note: This information is current for the 2014–15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.