HESA Admission Information

Application Deadline: Jan. 1

The HESA program is ideal for students who have shown academic excellence in undergraduate work and feel a calling to higher education, demonstrated by leadership positions during their undergraduate career.

Requirements for Admission:

  • Application through the Baylor Graduate School
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • GRE 300 or above (4.0 or above on the analytical section)
  • Cover letter/statement of interest and résumé
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Phone interview
  • Desire to have a career in higher education

Admissions timeline:

  • December 1 — preferred application deadline
  • Janurary 1 — all application materials due / only waitlist accepted after Jan. 1
  • December - January — Phone interviews with faculty
  • Feb 28 - March 1 — Interviews for apprenticeship placements
  • April 15 — Deadline for apprenticeship offers and acceptance to the program
  • August — Beginning of classes (fall semester)

To check the status of your admission, contact Julie_L_Baker@baylor.edu.

Apply online for the HESA MSEd.