The University of St. Francis is accredited by both the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) and the Illinois Board of Higher Education (ihbe.org). College of Education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (ncate.org) and approved by the Illinois State Board of Education (isbe.net).
Postgraduate students will be considered for admission to the university after completing the program application and additional admission requirements noted. All admission requirements are subject to final approval by the dean of the college.
- Letter of Application
- Official bachelor’s and master’s degree transcripts
- Verification of a graduate G.P.A. of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- Evidence of ISBE General Administrative or Principal endorsement or equivalent from another state (Superintendent concentration only)
- Letter of Recommendation from Supervisor
Applicants may request that transfer credit from an accredited doctoral program approved by the Illinois State Board of Education be accepted.