Forms and Materials


Prospective Students

Background Check Procedures

Verification of Employment and Background Check



Graduate Assistantship Application

Student Teaching Application

Student Teaching Application Photograph


Program Forms

MAT Candidacy Application

MAT in Sp.Ed. Candidacy Application

Directions for Completing SpEd Candidacy

MEd Candidacy Application

M.Ed. ILL Candidacy Application

Change of Program or Advisor


Miscellaneous Forms

Academic Petition Form

Academic Grievance

Change of Address Form

Graduate Education Withdrawal Form

Name Change Form

Request for Approval for Graduate Thesis. (M. Ed.)

Speech Competency

Undergraduate Competency (K-8)


Ed. D. Program Forms

All necessary forms for the Ed.D. program can be obtained by contacting Dr. Aarek Farmer, the Director of the Ed.D. in Instructional Leadership, at or 731-989-6513.


Current Student Resources

This site provides a number of links to resources of interest to currently enrolled graduate students. If the information you seek is not available at one of the pages listed below, please contact the Graduate Studies in Education office at 1-800-FHU-FHU1 so that we may assist you.


Important Documents

Conceptual Frameworks

School of Education Conceptual Frameworks


TaskStream How-To:

         How to Upload Artifacts into the Portfolio

         How to Submit Artifacts for Scoring

Internship Handbook

FHU Instructional Leadership Handbook


Program Completion Checklists

M.Ed. Instructional Leadership - Administration & Supervision (Licensure)

Ed.S. Instructional Leadership - Administration & Supervision (Licensure)

Ed.S. Instructional Leadership - Teacher Leadership (Non-licensure)

MEd Curriculum and Instruction - Major Req

Special Education Program

MAT PreK-3 - Major Req

MAT K-5 - Major Req

MAT 6-12/K-12 - Major Req




Comp Exam General Information

Comprehensive Exam Dates for 2019 - Important Dates for 2019

Comprehensive Exams Request Form

Comp Exams Procedures

Comp Exams Essay Instructions

Comp Exams General Instructions

Comp Exams Multiple Choice Instructions

Comp Exams Guidelines

Facts About Comp Examinations

Scoring of the Multiple-Choice Comps 

Graduate Portfolio Artifacts List


Comp Evaluation Forms

501 Eval Form

503 Eval Form

505 Eval Form

510 Eval Form

511 Eval Form

512 Eval Form

513 Eval Form

520 Eval Form

525 Eval Form

Admin-Superv Eval Form

Sch. Coun. Eval Form

Special Ed. Eval Form


Study Guides

EDU 503 Study Guide

EDU505 Study Guide

EDU 511 Study Guide

Special Ed. Comp Essay - Study Guide

EDU506 Comp Exam Study Guide

Study Guide Comps EDU 521

EDU512 Study Guide

EDU521 Study Guide

EDU525 Study Guide

EDU526 Study Guide

SPE548 Study Guide


Submit Portfolio for Comps

Portfolio Artifact Checklist

Submitting Portfolio for Comp Exams



Academic Catalog

2020 - 2021 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)


2019 - 2020 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)

2018 - 2019 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)

2017 - 2018 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)

2016 - 2017 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)

2015 - 2016 FHU Academic Catalog (PDF)

2014 - 2015 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2013 - 2014 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2011 - 2012 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2010 - 2011 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2009 - 2010 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2008 - 2009 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2007 - 2008 Graduate Catalog (PDF)

2006 - 2007 Graduate Catalog (PDF)