THE ADMISSIONS PROCESS
applying for degree programs should have . . .
school diploma or its equivalent (for the
undergraduate programs), an appropriate bachelor
degree or equivalent (for the masters programs),
an appropriate masters degree or equivalent and
a minimum of three years of professional
experience in the studentís chosen profession
(for the doctoral program). Using the Council
for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL)
guidelines, a portfolio may be prepared in lieu
of a Masterís degree.
letters of recommendation, attesting to the
applicantís ability to pursue and complete the
degree work for which the student applied.
essay describing their desire to enter the
program and how it fits into their goals.
with a $25.00 non-refundable application fee.
are an International Student: a confidential
financial statement on the form provided by the
Graduate Admissions Office; and TOEFL test
results of 550 or higher, unless a ALU bilingual
faculty advisors are available in the
applicant's native language.
Complete the application for admissions. This
form must be submitted and verified.
(Please submit application and your admissions essay to ALU by e-mail attachment to:
Step 2 At the
time you submit your application,
request that all official transcripts be mailed
directly to ALU by parcel post.
Step 3 Submit
a minimum of one letter of recommendation
mailed directly to ALU by e-mail attachment from
the author to
Step 4 Write
a 3-5 page essay stating how enrollment at ALU
fits with your professional and personal goals
and e-mail it to
email@example.com after you submit
your online application for admissions.
Applications and all supporting documents will
be evaluated after receipt, and a preliminary
decision will be made concerning acceptance into
the program. You will be notified of this
decision by e-mail. If favorable, you can
begin your studies immediately.
ALU accepts students from
anywhere around the world so long as they meet
ALU's enrollment requirements.