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Education, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, CA,
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About

The Master of Arts in Education is a research-oriented degree that prepares you to work in a variety of academic settings and sets the stage for a doctorate. Its emphasis on professional writing, research and theory distinguishes it from the Master of Arts in Teaching, which focuses primarily on classroom practices.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophy & Values in Schools & Society 
  • Advanced Educational Psychology 
  • Educational Research and Statistics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    38 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

  • Apply for Financial Aid
  • Apply Online
  • Log into your Application Portal
  • Request official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Submit 2 Recommendation Forms
  • Pastor Recommendation
  • Character/Employer/Academic Recommendation
  • Complete essays as indicated in the application
  • Christian Testimony Essay
  • Vocational Objective Essay
  • Non-native English speakers must verify a score of 100 iBT on the TOEFL exam or 7.5 on the IELTS exam

Tuition Fee

  • International

    621 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 621 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    621 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 621 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for La Mirada

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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