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Gifted and Talented Education

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

M.Ed. Online
12 months
Duration
14648 USD/year
14648 USD/year
6524 USD/year
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About

The masters of education in Gifted and Talented Education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock provides specialized knowledge and competencies needed to meet the challenge of providing an appropriate education for children and adolescents with gifts and talents. 

Overview

Students in the Gifted and Talented Education program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock work with an adviser to design a study plan tailored to their specific needs and career goals.

The MEd is a 30 hour program plus a Comprehensive Examination or 33 hours for the thesis or National Board Certificate option.

Career Opportunities

Program graduates may find career opportunities in a variety of areas, including:

  • classroom teachers
  • gifted and talented facilitators
  • gifted program coordinators
  • educational cooperative supervisors in gifted education

Programme Structure

  • The curriculum is arranged in a structured, developmental sequence that builds teaching and administrative skills reflecting best practices in the field. 
  • It explores a variety of theoretical frameworks for understanding talent development, as well as experiential learning and practical application. 
  • Courses are offered evenings, weekends, summers, and online to accommodate the program’s mix of full– and part-time students from all regions in Arkansas.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6.5
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.75

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.
71
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution, with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 (4.0 scale) or 3.0 in the last 60 hours; or Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a 3.0 GPA
  • favorable recommendation from faculty in the program
  • completed College of Education Biographical Data Sheet
  • valid teacher license; contact program coordinator for exceptions

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14648 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    14648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14648 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6524 USD per year 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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