Application Checklist

The materials supporting an application must be sent via email or hard copy to CREC MTCNE, The Atrium @ Gilette Ridge, 1300 Hall Blvd., Bloomfield, CT 06002.
  • Complete the Application Form
  • Pay Application Fee

    Non-refundable application fee of $100.00 payable to Capitol Region Education Council (CREC). The application file will be considered “active” upon receipt of the application fee. The Application Fee may be paid online or via check delivered to the MTCNE Main Office.

  • Employment History/Resume

    Names and addresses of employers, dates of employment, list of responsibilities.
    Include all employment and experience in Montessori schools.

  • Autobiography

    Submit a personal essay in support of your application to the Montessori Training Center Northeast.
    This Essay serves as an applicant’s Writing Sample.

    This essay may be of any length but should include: relevant personal & professional background information; experiences which
    influenced your decision to pursue the study of Montessori education; experiences which have prepared you for participation
    in this course. You may use the Autobiography to provide any other information to be considered in support of your candidacy.

    Additionally, please answer the following two questions: (These may be separate or incorporated into the Autobiography)
    Why do you want to take the Montessori Training?
    How did you first learn about the Montessori Training Center Northeast?

  • Three Letters of Reference

    Letters of reference must be written within three years of application date. Letters should include at least one professional reference; others may be personal or academic. The letters should reflect the writer’s knowledge and assessment of the applicant’s character, professional experience, and academic potential and, as applicable, interaction with children and aptitude for work in an alternative educational setting. Letters of reference must be sent directly from the writer via mail or email to MTCNE.

  • English Proficiency Test Results

    TOEFL Scores (pBT minimum score of 550, iBT minimum score of 79) or IELTS Scores (minimum overall score of 6.5) are required for non-native speakers of English.

  • Official Transcripts

    Transcripts should be delivered in sealed envelopes from each educational institution attended or sent digitally directly from the educational institution.