We are excited that you are considering the NACTEL program at Pace University to pursue a badge or degree. Whether you are new to online learning or have taken online courses before, you are here to help you every step of the way. We have many programs to meet your needs, whether you strive to advance your career, complete a degree, or for personal enrichment.

Getting Started

The first step towards earning a badge or degree at Pace University is to complete an online application. If you are a returning student or have credits you wish to transfer, you may have additional considerations.

Getting Help

Our Admission Services staff is ready to provide you with assistance in selecting a program to meet your needs.

Also for information about application requirements and deadlines and application status confirmation, you can email Paceonlineadm@pace.edu or call 914-923-2835.

Admission Requirements


To apply to take a badge course, you must be a high school graduate or have completed your GED.

What you will need:

Applications are submitted electronically. You will need to provide an unofficial transcript from the last educational institution you have attended; either High School, GED or College transcript.


Start Your Application

Former Pace University students do not need to complete the admissions application unless they are alumni applying to take a higher-level degree. Please visit our Returning Students page for instructions.

If this is your first time applying to Pace University, you’ll need to complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the online undergraduate application or graduate application.
  2. Submit all official documents.

Checking Your Status

You can check the status of your application by using the same login information you set up for the online application form. Your decision notification (confirming your acceptance or denial) will be emailed to you shortly after receipt of all application materials. An admissions counselor will contact you if additional information is required.