The online MA in Elementary Education degree program prepares students to pursue teaching positions in K-6 school settings. Graduates understand the nature of the elementary school-age learner in relation to the learning and evaluation process and are able to make critical decisions by synthesizing information relative to the development of appropriate living/learning environments.
Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and a valid North Carolina "A" level teaching license or the equivalent from another state. Appalachian State University cannot guarantee licensure outside of North Carolina.
- Completed online application to graduate school
- Official (sealed) transcript from each college or university attended (other than Appalachian)
- Three references
- Application fee
- GRE or MAT scores no older than five years
Council for Accreditation for Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges