College of Education

College of Education

Apply for Master of Education

Applications for the program are given priority based on date received. It is advisable to apply as early as possible.

Application Instructions for MEd

Applicants will need to submit the following documents:

  • Application Procedures (for your records)
  • Letter of interest in the program
  • Online Application
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Three references: personal, professional, academic
  • Official transcripts of post-secondary education (GPA minimum: 3.3)
  • Washington State Residency Teacher Certificate if currently a K-12 teacher

Submit completed materials to:

College of Education
Northwest University
P.O. Box 579
Kirkland, WA 98083-0579

Applicants will be interviewed by a committee of faculty members and administrators, who will recommend admission, admission with conditions, or denial of admission for decision by the Director of the M.Ed. Program.

Apply for Financial Aid

Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) through their web site ( To ensure that Northwest University receives a copy of this application, please remember to include our Title IV Code: 003783. Tips on completing the FAFSA »