ITEP Admissions

International Teacher Education Program (ITEP)

Admissions

Admissions

First, check the application deadline for your program. To apply, create an account or sign into the Portland State University Admissions Application system. When prompted for the program, select "College of Education" as the College, and then your program of study:

  • International Teacher Education Program ITEP - Chinese Partnerships, MEd
  • International Teacher Education Program ITEP - Elementary, MEd
  • International Teacher Education Program ITEP - Secondary, MEd

Application checklist

  • Admissions advising appointment with Laura Sequeira
  • TOEFL exam meeting PSU language proficiency requirement
  • Unofficial transcripts are accepted by the College of Education for the program application. You must submit transcripts for all institutions previously attended, regardless of whether you earned a degree or not. If admitted, you must send official transcripts to the Graduate School in order to register for classes.
    • Acceptable unofficial transcripts are:
      • Web-based transcripts downloaded from an institution: institution and student name must be visible on transcripts
      • Photocopies of official transcripts: these must include the front and back of all pages, including transcript key
    • Previous applicants:
      • If you’ve previously submitted official transcripts to PSU, you are still required to upload unofficial transcripts to complete your application.
  • After you are admitted, you must submit official transcripts to:
    • The Graduate School
      Portland State University
      PO Box 751
      Portland, OR 97207 - 0751
      Electronic official transcripts should be sent to graddocs@pdx.edu
  • Certified English translation of all transcripts
  • Diploma in original language and English translation
  • National Evaluation Series (NES) test score report

To validate your admission you must take a course during the term in which you have requested to be admitted. Should you not take a course in that term, your application will be cancelled and you will need to reapply.

Questions about the application process?

If you have questions about the application process, contact askcoe@pdx.edu.
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