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Box 353770
Seattle, Washington 98195-3770

Phone: 206.543.5900
Fax: 206.685.3234

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Basic Information

Degree Information

Highest Degree: masters

Degrees offered: Master of Science (Science for Teachers)

Accepts GNM: Yes

Contact Information

Program Web Site:

Contact Name: Tansy Clay Burns


Box 357940

Telephone: 206-221-6747

Fax Number:


Admission Requirement and Deadlines

Requirements and Prerequisites

Minimum GPA of 3.0 required for last two years of study, a bachelor's degree in an education or science field (or demonstrated equivalency), experience working in an educational setting.

Additional Instructions

Three letters of recommendation are required.  Please do not select the 'postal mail' option; we only accept electronic recommendations.

GRE score report code, if applicable


Program Deadlines

Autumn: December 31

Additional Deadline Info: Applications are accepted for Spring Quarter only.

Important Information for International Applicants

International Funding Note: There is no guaranteed funding available for international students.

Additional International Info: Proficiency in English is required for graduate study at the University of Washington. Proficiency can be demonstrated via standardized tests or degree from an institution of higher education English is the primary language of instruction. Please see Graduate School Memo #8 for more information:

International Applicant Deadlines

Autumn: October 31

Application Materials

"X" in tables below indicates step is required for:

Intl – International applicant
GNM – Graduate Non-matriculated applicant
Visiting – Visiting graduate applicant
US - United States citizen, Permanent Resident, or Immigrant applicant

Steps to complete electronically in the online application

Steps specified by Science for Teachers

Submit Resume or VitaeXXXX
Submit Statement of PurposeXXXX
Designate RecommendationsXXXX
Statement of Prior ExperienceXXXX

Steps specified by The Graduate School

Select Your Graduate ProgramXXXX
Review Requirements and DeadlinesXXXX
Report Prior SchoolsXXXX
Submit Unofficial TranscriptsXXXX
Report English Proficiency Scores (Only required for non-native English speakers)XXX
Review Checklist of Application MaterialsXXXX
Pay Fee and Submit ApplicationXXXX

Additional steps to complete the application:

Application materials submitted to:
Box 357940


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