Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction, Advanced Studies in Teaching & Learning / Advanced International Baccalaureate
George Mason University

Program Details

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.

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

Learning Schedule

Asynchronous

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

George Mason University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires an intensive, five-week summer session on campus.
  • Applicants should have one year of documented, successful teaching or related educational experience.