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Education - Teaching and Learning - Gifted and Talented Licensure, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • Unknown
    Duration

About

This program will help you teach gifted and talented students in the developmental level(s) you’re currently licensed in. The curriculum addresses the unique learning demands of gifted learners, as well as their distinctive social and emotional needs. Our experienced instructors will share theoretical and practical knowledge that will help you discover how to pace instruction according to a student’s needs. You’ll also learn how to engage the unique social and emotional needs of these learners. Courses are offered in an accelerated 8-week format, and available online or in the classroom. You’ll also earn a Master of Science in Education through this program. A licensure-only option is available, as well.

You will emerge from this program with an understanding of the latest techniques and learning methods to enhance your classroom for the needs of gifted and talented students. You will also know how to identify and develop gifted and talented students.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

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  • 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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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

  • Application form available 
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • One page essay describing your reason for obtaining a graduate degree
  • Résumé of your education and employment experience
  • Two signed letters of recommendation using the Recommendation Form (recommendation letters on letterhead may also be submitted)
  • All official transcripts leading to your bachelor’s degree

Tuition Fee

  • International

    579 USD/credit
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  • National

    579 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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Living costs for Mequon

  • 1621 - 2690 USD/month
    Living Costs

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