In addition to the general admission requirements from the Graduate School, admission to the graduate program in Special Education: Gifted requires the following:
- A valid teaching certificate in one or more areas of general education;
- Evidence of either one year of full-time teaching experience or current employment in a full-time teaching position; and
- Three letters of recommendation. Letters must address the candidate's potential to become a master teacher and to facilitate the learning of academically gifted students.