Admission Requirements


Attention Students: 
In keeping in compliance with CDC guidelines for gathering and social distancing, all College of Education admissions appointments will be conducted virtually. Please see below for details.

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College of Education
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What to Expect from our Virtual College of Education Admission Process

I am ready to apply for College of Education Admission. What is my next step?

  • Learn about the College of Education Application process from our application guide.
  • Applications may be submitted starting April 6, 2020 up until registration is closed for the Fall 2020 semester. Any assistance and appointments needed during this process will be conducted virtually using Blackboard or WebEx software*. 

* WebEx is a free conferencing software that allows for either audio or video participation. You can contact the  Office of Information Technology (OIT) for help with this software.


Admission Requirements

The following items are the requirements for admittance into the College of Education:

  1. Admission into Texas A&M International University

  2. Admission into the College of Education - Complete Admissions Application Packet

    1. Complete Application
    2. Submit Code of Ethics [1]
    3. Submit FERPA [1]
    4. Complete Screening Instrument [3]

    Please note that failure to complete, sign, and return all required items via email to the Admissions Coordinator before the semester deadlines may result in delayed start dates. Moreover, if you change majors, you must reapply to the College, because individual program requirements may differ.

    1 Student signature required.
    2 All core coursework must be completed with a grade of C or better.
    3 For Graduate students, this must be completed before admission to the College of Education. Candidates seeking admissions for graduate or professional certificates should view their admission requirements and screening instrument links on the Graduate School Website.
  3. Formal Admittance Acknowledgement Letter

    Upon completion of admission application packet, your application will be reviewed.  If you are offered admission to COED, you will receive a formal Offer of Admission letter that you must sign and return by the date specified on the letter. Your signed letter must be on file in order to admit you to the state teaching certificate program for which you applied.


Undergraduate / ACP Deadlines:

Priority Deadline to Apply: Friday, May 28, 2021
Absolute Deadline to Apply for Fall 2021 Admissions:  Friday, August 6, 2021

For more information on being admitted into the College of Education, or to submit completed application packets, please contact:

Graduate Applicants

TAMIU Graduate School, ZSC 206, graduateschool@tamiu.edu or 956.326.3020

Please note that an admission decision will not be rendered until all items are received by the Graduate School.  Additionally, if offered admission, you must sign your acceptance letter and return it to the Graduate School before enrolling for courses.

Undergraduate Applicants

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Make an Appointment with Erestina Vela

Office of Student Success
Pellegrino Hall 302 /  coedacceptance@tamiu.edu  /  956.326.2427


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