Education, M.A. | Virginia Wesleyan College | Virginia Beach, United States
12 months
499 USD/credit 14970 USD/year
499 USD/credit 14970 USD/year
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The graduate-level Education program at Virginia Wesleyan College allows aspiring teachers interested in one of in 13 different endorsement areas to complete a bachelor’s and master’s degree in only five years.


Undergraduate students interested in entering the Education program from Virginia Wesleyan College should complete an application as soon as possible or contact education department staff or faculty. 

During the completion of their undergraduate content-focused degree, aspiring MAEd candidates will need to secure an education advisor by their sophomore or junior year to make sure they are completing specific courses and MAEd admission requirements to provide a seamless transition into the 5th-year graduate program.

Learning outcomes

Graduate teaching candidates will encounter three important gateways during their academic journey. Each gateway is specially designed to ensure all candidates are well-prepared, highly-qualified, and ready to enter the teaching profession upon program completion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Issues in Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment
  • Practicum in Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment
  • Teaching Profession
  • Cognition and Lifespan Development
  • Characteristics of and Adaptations for Exceptional Student Populations
  • Methods, Media, & Materials for Secondary Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Admission is rolling


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successfully complete a bachelor’s degree in the endorsement area in which they hope to teach
  • Achieve a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 2.8
  • Submit passing scores on the VCLA
  • Complete and submit the online MAEd Program Application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 499 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    14970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 499 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Virginia Beach

980 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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