The online Master of Education with an emphasis in Elementary Education provides increased knowledge for licensed elementary teachers who wish to continue their professional development, become curriculum leaders, or enhance their professional status. The curriculum is designed to strengthen selected content knowledge and add depth of understanding in the areas of curriculum and instruction. Graduates are capable teachers and administrators that are prepared to lead schools and school districts.
Official transcript from each institution previously attended
An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (applicants with GPAs between 2.8 and 2.99 will be considered for "conditional" admission; if accepted, candidates must earn a minimum GPA of 3.0 with no grade less than a "B" during the first semester or the first nine hours of enrollment)
A letter of application to the educational studies graduate coordinator or the curriculum and instruction graduate coordinator
One letter of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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