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Education, M.A.

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The M.A. in Education is a 30-credit hour program with courses offered in the evening and online. The M.A. in Education offers the opportunity to pursue an additional endorsement in addition to earning a graduate-level degree. Students could earn a master's degree with or without endorsement. A valid Michigan Teaching Certificate is only required if students are seeking an endorsement as part of their program.

There are two concentrations within the M.A. in Education program that can be completed fully online. The M.A. in Education with TESOL and the M.A. in Education without Additional Endorsement can both be completed online.

This program prepares educators for the renewal of a Standard Certificate or the upgrade to a Professional Education Certificate.

Programme Structure

  • Adv Social Fndations of Ed
  • Learning & Classrm Assessment
  • Intro to Research in Education
  • Adv Social Fndations of Ed
  • Learning & Classrm Assessment
  • Intro to Research in Education
  • Lrng & Tchg Middle Grade Math
  • Comm and Assmt in Math Lrng
  • Leadership in Mathematics Educ
  • Currm Devt & Rsch in Math Ed

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • More details: Advisory Deadline
                    • Domestic Applicants: August 1
                    • International Applicants: May 1
                  • Programme intensity Full-time
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus, Online

                  English Language Requirements

                  • Minimum required score:


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                  Academic Requirements

                  You need the following GPA score:

                  Required score: 3

                  Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

                  Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

                  General Requirements

                  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
                  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
                  • 3.0 GPA or higher on submitted transcripts
                  • Three professional letters of recommendation
                  • Personal statement
                  • Valid state of Michigan teaching certificate if seeking an additional endorsement

                          Tuition Fee

                          • International

                            778 USD/credit
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 778 USD per credit and a duration of .
                          • National

                            778 USD/credit
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 778 USD per credit and a duration of .
                          • In-State

                            406 USD/credit
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 406 USD per credit and a duration of .
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                          • For Non-Michigan residents in Online program: 508 USD per credit

                          Living costs for Dearborn Heights

                          • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
                            Living Costs

                          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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