The Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning (ASTL) program incorporates National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) guidelines to help teachers think and practice as leaders and board-certified educators. This master’s program is designed for teachers with one or more years of teaching or education-related experience who want to continue growing professionally. Coursework inspires reflection through action-research, problem-based learning, and self-inquiry, and the Advanced International Baccalaureate (AIB) Studies concentration focuses on theory, pedagogy, and research.
This program requires a face-to-face summer session.
- Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study
- Two sealed official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
- Three letters of recommendation
- Goals statement
- Writing sample
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges