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Educational Studies

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

12 months
Duration
1141 USD/credit
1066 USD/credit
450 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) in Educational Studies at The University of Alabama at Birmingham is an MAEd without state-issued teacher certification for education-related employment that does not require certification. 

Overview

This Educational Studies master degree promotes The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s mission by providing support for the teaching and application of knowledge at the campus, state, regional, and global levels.

Key Features 

  • Through this MAEd, current and future educators who have a completed undergraduate degree, but no need for state-issued educator certification, can prepare for seeking meaningful employment within the field of education, mainly as teachers or coordinators in private schools or other types of educational entities. 
  • Overseas employment opportunities are available to international students who, as current or future educators, pursue this Educational Studies MAEd for career advancement in their own countries. This master’s is not associated with state certification.

Programme Structure

  • This Educational Studies MAEd consists of a 15-hour core with one course from each of these five areas: Curriculum Design and Implementation, Assessment and Measurement, Diverse Populations, Special Education, and Practicum/Capstone. 
  • This MAEd program also consists of a concentration (12 credit hours) and an elective (3 credit hours). For their concentration, students select from among the following five options: Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, and Physical Education. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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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.
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3

English requirements

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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Citizenship/Immigration Documents
  • Application Fee
  • English Proficiency Exams
  • Transcripts and Proof of Degree
  • Official Test Scores
  • Additional Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1141 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1141 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1066 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1066 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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