The Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning (ASTL) program, aligned with National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), develops teacher-leaders who practice reflection through action-research, problem-based learning, self-inquiry, and teacher expertise. This program is designed for those with one or more years of teaching or education-related experience who want to continue growing professionally. Coursework provides advanced expertise for educators, administrators, and other professionals in areas such as Assistive Technology, Applied Behavior Analysis, and Autism Spectrum Disorders.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
George Mason University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- This program requires an intensive summer session on campus.