How to Apply

Project STArT LogoScholars will be recruited based on rigorous admission criteria and agreement to continue to implement EBPs at their work place after graduation. Priority will be given to candidates who currently teach in high-needs collaborating partner school districts or districts that meet the federal definition of a high-needs, high-poverty, low-performing or persistently low achieving institution.


We are not currently accepting applications for the Graduate Academic Certificate (GAC).

Admissions Process

1) Meet the requirements for admission and apply to the Toulouse Graduate School. You can apply online through ApplyTexas.

2) Submit the following items to the department:

3) After completion of coursework, fill out the verification form and send to Dr. Miriam Boesch ( This is what will be used to order the certificate. Items may be scanned and emailed to Devyn Dougherty ( or mailed to:

Devyn Dougherty
Student and Program Coordinator

Department of Educational Psychology
1155 Union Circle #311335
Denton, TX 76203-5017