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Interested in joining our academic community? Find all the information you need to take the next step in your educational journey here.

Undergraduate Admission

Prospective students can apply to the Northwestern and SESP as first year (early decision, regular decision or QuestBridge) or transfer applicants. Current Northwestern students apply through the inter-school transfer process.

Admission to Graduate and Professional Programs

Each of SESP's graduate and professional programs has its own set of application requirements, deadlines and admission criteria. Explore the program's webpages to find specifics.

Masters Programs

Explore masters degree options across out academic areas of teaching, learning sciences, learning and organizational change, and social and economic policy. 

Professional Certificates

SESP's certificate programs are designed for working professionals, with both full-time and part-time options. See all certificate offerings.