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Everything you need to know about applying for Graduate Admission at The Seattle School

开始申请研究生入学

黄金城集团期待收到您的申请,有问题请及时发邮件(admissions@theseattleschool)与黄金城集团联系.edu) or phone (206.876.6100). 

作为黄金城集团支持残疾学生的承诺的一部分, 如果你需要住宿来完成你的申请, 黄金城集团的可访问性经理 & 职业计划dtidwell@www.punepe.net.

研究生入学要求

We are an interdisciplinary school and welcome applicants from any field of study. 黄金城集团没有先决条件的学位或课程要求. 申请人必须获得四年学士学位或其完全同等的学院或大学认可的美国.S. 高等教育评审委员会(CHEA)会员评审协会, 在加拿大大学和学院协会, or from an institution which maintains similar academic requirements and standards. General admission requirements include a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale).

Applying with a GPA below 3.0

因COVID疫情更新:因为目前MAT和GRE考试的考试中心有限, 黄金城集团最新平台网址将免除2022-2023学年提交的申请的这一要求. In lieu of this requirement, 你的招生顾问可能会告诉你,你可以选择提交额外的材料,证明你已经准备好在研究生阶段取得学业上的成功.

如果你的累积平均绩点低于3.0一般入学要求, you may apply for Provisional Admission by completing the application process for Graduate Admission and a graduate entrance exam. We understand that a test score cannot evaluate an individual’s character, emotional awareness, or depth of spirit, but consider them, 和你的其他申请材料一起, 作为评估研究生阶段学习准备情况的工具.

The Miller Analogies Test MAT测试的是考生的语言理解能力, analytical thinking, 以及通过一系列类比将想法联系起来的能力. The median score for the MAT is 400, with a standard deviation of 25. 黄金城集团希望学生的MAT分数在375到425之间. 分数必须在2年以内. 你必须要求心理咨询公司将你的原始考试成绩发送到黄金城集团最新平台网址的admissions@www.punepe.net. 黄金城集团最新平台网址的MAT报告代码是2499. For a testing center in your area, visit MAT online or call 1-800-622-3231.

The Graduate Record Examination GRE测试语言推理能力, quantitative reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical writing skills. The GRE verbal and quantitative sections are each scored on a range from 130 to 170, for a maximum total of 340. 这些论文的得分范围为0-6分. 黄金城集团希望学生的语言和数学成绩在150-160分之间,论文成绩在4分或更高. 分数必须在2年以内. 您必须要求教育考试服务中心将您的原始考试成绩发送到黄金城集团最新平台网址 admissions@www.punepe.net. 黄金城集团最新平台网址的GRE报告代码是4895. For a testing center in your area, visit GRE online or call 1-800-GRE-CALL.

如果你被临时接受, you will be admitted under academic probation which requires a minimum of a 3.0 GPA after the completion of the first trimester of study at The Seattle School.

Note: Entrance exams are only required for applicants with a GPA below 3.0 对于那些没有获得本科学位的人.

基于生活经验进行申请

We highly value the whole of the life experience of each of our applicants. Each year, 黄金城集团可以招收数量有限的没有完成传统本科学位的学生进入黄金城集团的研究生课程, 但是他们的生活经历使他们有能力去应用. 基于生活经历的录取是针对那些由于情有可原的情况或系统障碍而被阻止进入高等教育的人.

黄金城集团的生活经验申请标准包括:

  • Being over 30 years of age
  • 至少10年的工作经验
  • 至少3年的工作和/或志愿者经验,与他们想要的研究生学位相关

If you meet these criteria, please submit a curriculum vitae in support. 一份简历(CV)类似于résumé, 但要更详细地介绍你的背景和技能. 如果你需要帮助开始,你可以 download a CV template here. Please save it in .pdf格式,并以“姓名-简历”为标题.” Submit by email to admissions@www.punepe.net 主题为“生活经历:提交简历”.”

在你提交简历之后, our Director of Enrollment will review and determine whether you meet our life experience criteria. At that time, one of our admissions counselors will be in contact with you to answer any questions you may have.

If you are approved to continue with the Life Experience application, we will send you an email with the next steps in your application process. 这将包括提交一份生活经历作品集, which is composed of your CV, 你已经完成的任何高等教育课程的成绩单, 还有一个学术写作样本.

非认可机构申请

如果你拥有非认证机构的学位, 你可能会被授予临时接受与完全录取基于满意的工作在居住. 一份机构的目录, 提供有关教学计划的上下文, faculty credentials, and learning resources must be submitted at the time of the application. 额外的信息和/或先决课程或可能需要在招生审查委员会的自由裁量权来建立学位同等.

Transferring Credits

黄金城集团最新平台网址从其他研究生水平的课程中接受15个学期时的转学分.

  • Transfer credits must have been completed at an accredited, graduate-level institution.
  • 官方成绩单必须是B (3).0 or higher) for coursework to count for graduate level transfer credit.
  • Course work must be completed within five years of the application for the credits to transfer.
  • Course content must be an 80% match for the parallel course at The Seattle School.
  • 任何先前获得的研究生水平课程必须在你在黄金城集团最新平台网址学习的前两个学期内提交给注册主任,以被考虑转学分.

开始转换学分的过程, 提交你的任何相关研究生水平课程的官方成绩单给招生团队进行初步评估. 注册主任对转帐作出最终决定, 如有需要,请适当的教员提供意见. 对于上述要求,有一些例外情况.

Reapplying

Seattle School students who are in a withdrawn status or have been on a leave of absence for more than three semesters; accepted applicants whose yearlong deferment has expired; or applicants who withdrew their application post-acceptance less than 2 years ago are all eligible to reapply for admission. 请联系admissions@theseattleschool.Edu来决定重新申请的流程.

Graduate Admission Application Deadlines and Interview Dates for Fall 2022 Admission

Application Deadline Group Interview*
提前决定:2021年11月5日* November 15, 2021
优先考虑:2022年1月19日** January 31, 2022
春季入学时间:2022年2月23日** March 7, 2022
General: April 13, 2022 April 25, 2022

*This deadline allows accepted applicants to begin courses starting Winter 2022
**These deadlines allow accepted applicants to begin courses starting Spring 2022

研究生入学申请流程

第一步:完成在线申请

The first step in the application process is completing the online application form. 这给了黄金城集团更多的背景,你是谁,你希望在黄金城集团最新平台网址实现什么. 黄金城集团也会黄金城集团的招生办公室, 在整个过程中,谁将与你密切合作.

The application form requires 20-30 minutes and must be completed in one sitting. You’ll be asked to submit names and email addresses for at least 2 references. We will reach out to them with a reference form for them to complete on your behalf. We encourage you to select individuals who can speak to your maturity, integrity, 情感和社会意识, capacity for self-reflection, theological engagement, and intellectual curiosity. 提交申请需要支付50美元的申请费.

开始申请研究生入学

步骤2:收集支持文件

申请的下一步是提交两种类型的证明文件:过去的成绩单和简历(CV). These help us get a clearer picture of your background and experience.

Transcripts: 提交要求官方成绩单的任何大专院校,你收到的学位或完成的课程.
黄金城集团最新平台网址接受电子和纸质提交. For electronic submission, please request the institution to send to admissions@www.punepe.net. 如需纸质成绩单,请将其寄往:

Attn: Admissions
The Seattle School
2501 Elliott Ave
Seattle, WA, 98121

Curriculum Vitae: A CV is similar to a résumé, 但要更详细地介绍你的背景和技能. 如果你需要一些帮助开始,你可以 download a CV template here. 请将最终版本保存在 .pdf format with the title “CV – Last Name, First Name” and submit by email to admissions@www.punepe.net.

Step 3: Write two essays

黄金城集团需要两篇叙事性文章 Statement of Purpose and a Cultural Artifact Engagement essay. The purpose of the essay requirement is to create an opportunity for us to see you, learn more about your calling, 体验你们对黄金城集团最新平台网址的使命和精神的理解和共鸣 & Psychology.

论文一:目的陈述
In 500-750 words, 在黄金城集团最新平台网址,你的身份和你所做的工作的交集是如何迫使你在你感兴趣的特定项目中进行训练的 & Psychology.

Essay Two: Synthesis
跨学科学习发展出多重视角, 允许作为实践者的您采用不同的视角来观察和参与世界. Below is a selection of narratives that are told from a number of differing perspectives. Engage two of the options below and choose a person or character from each. In 700-1,000 words, 回答下面的问题:描述的经历如何告诉你和/或与你对差异如何影响黄金城集团对他人的看法和黄金城集团与世界的互动的理解产生共鸣?

为了探究这个问题,你可以考虑:

*差异被定义为身份和文化的范畴, including, but not limited to: race and ethnicity; gender; sexuality; national origin; religion; socioeconomic status; ability; size.

Choose two of the following*:

*We recommend browsing the full list of available content before selecting your two sources. We have chosen a variety of movies, TV shows, podcasts, books, and poems. 请注意,上面的一些内容被评为MA或R级,黄金城集团建议您酌情选择您喜欢的来源.

Essay Formatting

入学论文用于评估和分配. 如果申请论文不能令人满意,学生可以在学术缓刑和/或被要求参加黄金城集团最新平台网址写作讲习班.

第四步:参加小组面试

黄金城集团非常重视获得申请人的整体体验,并有意为每个申请人创造一个被看到和了解的机会. 黄金城集团的面试以小组形式进行(每组5-7人),注重对话和团队活力. This is not a competitive job interview; the intent is to create a context to experience you, how you interact, 以及你对团队和对话的贡献.

Each interview group is facilitated by a faculty or instructional staff member. The interview process enables us to gain greater insight into who you are and what you bring. It also provides you with a taste for the relational learning culture at The Seattle School. Following the group interview, applicants gather in a large group to debrief and share their experiences with one another.

小组访谈将通过Zoom在线进行,一直持续到2021年. Beginning January 2022, we will offer both online and on-campus group interview options.

Schedule (times listed in PT)

上午9:00 -行政及教职员介绍
上午9:10 -分组面试在休息室
10:00am — Large Group Debrief
上午10:30 -招生Q的额外时间&A

Registration for a group interview is included in the application form. 你的申请和证明文件 must be complete 参加集体面试. 在情有可原的情况下,可由注册主任酌情批准在另一个日期进行个人面试.

Admissions Review Policy
Candidates are selected based on their aptitude for rigorous academic work, vocational direction, life experience, 情感和关系智力, 与黄金城集团的使命和精神产生共鸣. 决定由社区的招生审查委员会做出.