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Applications are accepted year-round.

A bachelor's degree or equivalent is required for all our programs.

No GRE required.

Each student applying to our Master of Science program is given personal consideration. Please email all application materials (except transcripts, which must be official) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We do not accept transcripts forwarded by the applicant. Official transcripts must be sent by institutions directly to the IIRP. Transcripts should be sent by:

  • Mail to IIRP, 531 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5837 USA
    Our office location is temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 crisis; to expedite your application, please submit all documents electronically if possible.
  • Email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Admitted students must enroll within the academic year for which they have been admitted.

Note to international students:
Students from abroad may visit the U.S. on a tourist visa, if applicable, to attend the required in-person portion of our blended courses. The IIRP does not participate in SEVIS (Student and Exchange Visitor program).

Transfer Credits

Due to the specialized nature of the Institute’s programs, transfer credits will not be accepted, with the exception of IIRP coursework offered as ORLA 5340 and taught by IIRP faculty at the Summer Principals Academy, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, New York, which will be accepted until the conclusion of academic year 2023-2024.

Contact Student Services

Phone: (610) 807-9221

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“I have been given a set of tools that help me to help others in my role as a school counselor and help me create an environment that supports students reaching their fullest potential.”

Kimberly Vindler '13
Pennsylvania, USA