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Education, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 30 months
, NC,
No matter how strong you are as a teacher, the Master of Education degree from Meredith College will make you even stronger. Our renowned program – designed for licensed K-12 teachers – will deepen your knowledge or prepare you for a new role in education. You'll improve your classroom teaching effectiveness and develop professionally. 


Go strong for education. The Meredith M.Ed.

At the Master of Education program from Meredith College you'll improve your classroom teaching effectiveness and develop professionally. You'll be ready to succeed in leadership positions within schools or school systems.

The Meredith Master of Education program in Raleigh is one of the region's best. Schools seek out and hire Meredith-trained educators. And graduates consistently receive local, state, and national educator awards.

With five specialized tracks – academically and intellectually gifted, elementary education, English as a second language, reading, and special education (general curriculum) – the women and men who complete the Meredith M.Ed. are well prepared to make an impact in their schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academically and intellectually gifted (AIG)
  • Elementary education
  • English as a second language (ESL)
  • Reading
  • Special education (general curriculum)
For more information please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 30 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

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  • Minimum required score:


    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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    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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General Requirements

Admission requirements

  • Completed online or paper application; nonrefundable $60 application fee or waiver required. Online payment is available via paypal.
  • Official transcripts
  • Two completed recommendation forms 
  • Official report of scores of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • GRE Waiver request available.
  • Statement of Work Experience (resume or C.V.)
  • Copy of teaching license
  • Responses to essay questions
For more information please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    8280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
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Living costs for Raleigh

  • 1085 - 1860 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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