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Submitting an Application

It is recommended that an Application to the Master of Science in Childhood Education/Literacy program be submitted at least one month prior to the start of classes. All applications and requested materials (i.e., application fee, transcripts, letters or recommendation, personal statement) should be submitted to the LIU Brentwood Graduate Admissions Office.

To apply for admission please follow these steps:

1. Long Island University Online Application for Admission

Applicants to the M.S. in Childhood Education must complete the  Online Application for Admission. The application can be obtained by clicking on the above link or selecting the Apply Now button in the upper right-hand corner of this page. A print version of the Application for Admissions can be downloaded from our website. You can also request that a graduate application be mailed to you by calling 631-273-5112 or emailing

2. Transcripts

Submit official undergraduate and/or graduate transcript with a G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher. Applicants who will have not completed their degrees prior to admission deadlines should submit a transcript without the final semester’s grades. Such applicants may be accepted pending receipt of their final degree noted transcripts. Submit one copy of official transcripts from all other institutions attended, including other graduate programs.

Need help with completing your application?

If you have any questions about the admissions application process or requirements, please contact a graduate advisor in the LIU Brentwood Graduate Admissions Office at 631-273-5112 or email

Send application materials to:

Graduate Admissions
LIU Brentwood
1001 Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, N.Y. 11717