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Education, M.Ed-MSc-Ed.S.-Ed.D

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Overview

The Education program offered by the Lipscomb University prepares caring and competent educational leaders:

  • who practice their Craft in an exemplary manner,
  • who possess Attitudes and values worthy of imitation,
  • who are able to Relate to members of all communities within the educational experience and
  • who possess knowledge Essential for the profession.

To receive the Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree, a student must complete one of the following degree programs:

  • Instructional Coaching 
  • Instructional Practice 
  • English Language Learning 
  • Special Education 
  • Technology Integration 
  • Teaching, Learning and Leading 
  • Educational Leadership
  • Reading Specialty
  • School Counseling 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Leadership Behavior & Practice 
  • Vision and Change for Leaders
  • Communication and Community 
  • Law & Ethics in Leadership 
  • Intro to Educational Research
  • Instructional Leadership 
  • Evaluating Instructional Practice 
  • Crucial Communications 
  • Political Implications in Education 
  • Survey of Conflict Management 
  • School Resource Management 
  • Specialized Field Project 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

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:

    80

    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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Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Apply
  • Submit your application essay
  • Get an academic evaluation or send your official transcripts
  • Meet the score requirement - It is required to take one of the following tests: ACT, SAT, TOEFL or IELTS. If English is not your first language, the TOEFL or IELTS is recommended. If you are a native English speaker or have received your education in English, we recommend SAT or ACT. Your results must be sent to the University directly from the testing service. Additionally, international students scoring 20 or above on the English portion of the ACT or 480 and above on the SAT Critical Reading section will satisfy the proficiency requirement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    953 USD/credit
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  • National

    953 USD/credit
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Living costs for Memphis

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
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