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To begin the application process please scroll to the bottom of the page after reviewing important procedures for applying and click the Apply Now box.
Please complete one online application for each program you wish to apply to. When you are finished, click SUBMIT located to the far left of any application screen. The $40 application fee must be paid online with a credit card or electronic check for each application submitted.
Eligibility for Admission
Information regarding the Miller Analogies Test (MAT), the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), and the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) may be obtained from their respective websites.
Submit test scores (if required) and official transcripts (visit www.clarion.edu/admissions/graduate/how-to-apply) to:
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Office of Graduate Admissions
840 Wood Street
Clarion, PA 16214
Please visit http://www.clarion.edu/admissions/graduate/how-to-apply/recommendations/index.html to determine if recommendations are required for the application process in your program of study. If required, download and print the amount of required copies of the Recommendation Form. Applicants must use only this form. Access information must be completed first by the applicant. Non-waiver of rights of access is not prejudicial to the application. Ask those who will be completing your recommendations to document your potential and/or effectiveness in your area of study and/or professional performance. Evaluators will return the forms to the applicant in sealed envelopes with their signature across the seal. Applicants mail the sealed envelopes to the address above.
Resume and Supporting Documents
All applicants must submit a current resume. Do not send another resume if uploaded with application. Please refer to the specific program requirements.
Note: IT IS REQUIRED THAT ALL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS BE SENT TOGETHER IN A LARGE ENVELOPE TO THE ADDRESS ABOVE.
Additional Admission Requirements
Deadlines to have all required documents on file in the Office of Graduate Admissions.
It is the policy of Clarion University of Pennsylvania that there shall be equal opportunity in all of its educational programs, services, and benefits, and there shall be no discrimination with regard to a student's or prospective student's gender, gender identity, race or color, ethnicity, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, religion or creed, genetic information, affectional or sexual orientation, veteran status, or other classifications that are protected under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and other pertinent state and federal laws and regulations. Direct inquiries to the Title IX Coordinator, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, 103 Carrier Administration Building, firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 814-393-2351, or the Director of Social Equity, 210 Carrier Administration Building 16214-1232; Email email@example.com or phone 814-393-2109. Inquiries may also be directed to the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education, 330 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20201.
Notice of Availability of Safety and Security Report/Fire Safety Report Clarion University is committed to assisting all members of the community in providing for their own safety and security. The Annual Security Report contains three years of campus crime and fire statistics, certain campus security and fire policy statements, as well as statistics for public areas immediately adjacent to campus as required by the Jeanne Clery Act. The 2016 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for Clarion Campus can be found here. The 2016 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for Clarion University-Venango college can be found here. To obtain either a printed copy of the safety and security report or a fire safety report, please contact: Department of Public Safety, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, 840 Wood Street, Clarion, PA 16214; telephone: (814) 393-2111; fax: (814) 393-2038.
Last updated: 5/25/2017 5:21AM PST