Education Admissions and Stipends

Admissions

For all CORE program students:

Step 1: COMPLETE AND SUBMIT CORE Intake Form
Step 2: DOWNLOAD, SIGN, AND TURN IN CORE Commitment Form

Thank you for submitting your CORE Intake and Commitment Forms. You will be contacted shortly by the appropriate CORE faculty.

STIPENDS AVAILABLE!

CORE students are encouraged to apply for the CORE 1+1 stipend. This is a competitive process. Awarding of stipends depends on the number of students who apply each semester and the availability of funds.

Eligibility for receiving the stipend:

  • Completion of CORE Intake and Commitment Forms.
  • Legal residency/U.S. citizenship.
  • Evidence of a 2.75 GPA through high school transcripts or after completion of one full-time (12+ credits) semester of courses (100-level or above).
  • Enrolled in one of the four CORE programs (SLT, Deaf Education, Education, or Interpreter Education).
  • Ability to meet the requirements of the CORE 1+1 Stipend Agreement Form and CORE 1+1 Service Obligation Form.
  • Registered for at least 6 credits per semester.

ASL Prerequisites:

  • For Deaf Education Program: Must be enrolled in ASL 201 or above (or equivalent).
  • For Interpreter Education Program: Must have completed ASL 202 or above (or equivalent).
  • For both programs: Must have “B” or better in ASL prior to acceptance into the program.

Step 3: COMPLETE AND SUBMIT Application for CORE 1 + 1 Stipend

For CORE program students receiving CORE 1+1 stipends:

Step 4: DOWNLOAD, SIGN, AND SUBMIT CORE Stipend Agreement Form
Step 5: COMPLETE AND SUBMIT WH-1 Form
Step 6: Download AND COMPLETE CORE Service Obligation Form