ECS Admissions Information

Admission to the University is the first step! Please review the admissions information below related to our programs.

Undergraduate Programs

For admission to the University, please visit the Undergraduate Admissions Application page. This process will include a transcript evaluation if you are a transfer student. Deadlines and application requirements are subject to change, so please contact the Office of Admissions (702-774-8658) for the most accurate information. Financial aid information can be found on the Department financial aid page and the UNLV Financial Aid website.

Program Deadline Form/Instructions
B.S. in Early Childhood Education (Licensure) Ongoing More Information
B.S. in Early Childhood Education (Non-Licensure) Ongoing More Information
B.S. in Human Services Ongoing More Information
B.S. in Special Education Ongoing More Information

Instructor lecturing


Graduate Programs

Your first step in the admission process is the completion of the Graduate College application. The Graduate College online admission process is available at Graduate College Admission. Incoming students please apply for admissions through the UNLV Graduate College Grad Rebel Gateway. Financial aid information can be found on the Department financial aid page and the UNLV Financial Aid website.

Program Deadline Form/Instructions
Advanced Graduate Certificate in Addictions Studies February 1 More Information
Certificate in Advanced Graduate Clinical Mental Health Counseling February 1 More Information
Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Infancy) May 1 More Information
Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Preschool) May 1 More Information
Alternative Route to Licensure Fall is July 15;
Spring is November 15;
Summer is April 15
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Dual License in Autism and Intellectual Disability March 1 More Information
M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education Fall is July 15;
Spring is November 15;
Summer is April 15
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M.Ed. in English Language Learning Fall is July 15;
Spring is November 15;
Summer is April 15
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M.Ed. in School Counseling February 1 More Information
M.Ed. in Special Education Fall is July 15;
Spring is November 15;
Summer is April 15
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M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling February 1 More Information

Students in class


Doctoral Programs

Your first step in the admission process is the completion of the Graduate College application. The Graduate College online admission process is available at Graduate College Admission. Incoming students please apply for admissions through the UNLV Graduate College Grad Rebel Gateway. Financial aid information can be found on the Department financial aid page and the UNLV Financial Aid website.

Program Deadline Form/Instructions
Ph.D. in Special Education Fall is March 1;
Spring is September 1
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Dual Degree: Doctor of Philosophy - Special Education & Juris Doctor Fall is March 1;
Spring is September 1
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Doctoral graduate