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Education, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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The field of education continues to evolve. The future brings new demands for different types of educational leaders, curriculum developers, effective education strategies, and more in different education settings. 

About

The Master of Science in Education (MSEd) degree provides a critical, advanced, and intellectually rigorous curriculum for 21st century educators. Graduate students will advance their knowledge of the teaching/learning process and research-based practices, demonstrate an exemplary level of competence in all aspects of teaching, increase their knowledge of content information and materials, and show their commitment to professional excellence and leadership. This program option is intended for teachers and other educational professionals who already possess certification or licenses in their field as well as those who do not require certification or licensure.  The MSEd program is open both to school-based candidates and those who are not school-based but have an interest in pursuing one or more areas in education. The MSEd program does not lead to a teaching license. Graduates of the MSEd

  • are called upon to design and implement new programs,
  • become leaders (e.g. coaches, mentors, curriculum specialists, education coordinators)
  • go on to doctoral programs,
  • work in education fields such as P-12 teaching, environmental education centers, museums, health education, government, recreation, and non-profits.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Theories of Teaching and Learning
  • Cultural, Social, and Philosophical Issues in Education 
  • Research and Writing
  • Leadership and Policy in a Diverse Society

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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 ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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).

  • Completed and signed application form and financial affidavit form.
  • $60 Application Fee + $80 International Express mailing fee.
  • Official transcripts from previous school(s).
  • Financial documentation
  • Photocopy of current passport ID page
  • Students from the People’s Republic of China must include a color copy of their Chinese citizenship ID card.
  • Official copy of English testing score report.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    911 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 911 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    639 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 639 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Monmouth

  • 1549 - 2760 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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