Application Process

When you apply to a Relay program, you take the first step towards beginning or improving your practices and career as an educator.

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For Teachers

1. Interest Form

If you are looking to make an impact, but haven’t yet been hired by a school, learn more about the Relay Teaching Residency Placement Process.

Have questions about the application process? Connect with a prospective student advisor!

Complete Interest form

2. Apply for Graduate and Certificate Programs

If you are ready to change lives and already secured your school placement, apply for our master's degree and certification programs.

You will begin by providing personal and education information, a resume & essay, and recommendations. All applicants will also need to provide the following supplementary materials:

  • Official transcripts (including the transcripts showing your bachelor’s degree was conferred)
  • State-specific certification exam results
  • Basic Skill Requirements

Once you have completed your admissions application, stay in close touch with the school where you will be working, monitor your application status, and communicate regularly with the Prospective Student Advising Team to ensure that all materials have been received, and accept your offer, if admitted.

For Leaders

More information on applying for leadership programs is coming soon.

If you are interested in our leadership programs, complete our interest form to receive more information.

Complete Interest form