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Elementary Education (Educational Curriculum and Instruction)

University of Southern Mississippi

M.Ed. Online
24 months
Duration
592 USD/credit
592 USD/credit
480 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The program of studies at the master’s degree level is designed to increase the professional competency of the classroom teacher and to provide the coursework necessary to meet standards of teaching licensure at the advanced level to teach in Mississsippi. 

Overview

The master’s degree programs require admission to a particular program, completion and submission of the application form for a master’s degree at least one semester in advance of the date of graduation, successful completion of the comprehensive examination, and completion of all coursework requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research In Reading 
  • Curriculum in the Elementary School
  • Teaching Language Arts in the Elementary Grades
  • Elementary Mathematics Methods
  • Social Studies Education in Elementary School

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • Exams and graduation only
  • Only feedback on assignments and exams
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

In order to apply for a M.Ed. candidates must have an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education. To be considered for regular admission to a master’s degree program, an applicant must have

  • an academic record reflecting a minimum undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 (4.0 scale) for the last two years of undergraduate study;
  • results from a national standardized achievement/aptitude test predictive of the ability to complete a graduate program successfully. These include the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (all sections) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT); or the Praxis II: Content Area Examination
  • three letters of recommendation
  • a letter of intent 
  • a professional resumé; and
  • a copy of educator license.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Elementary Education (Educational Curriculum and Instruction)
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University of Southern Mississippi

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