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Education, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, WV,
The Master of Education Program strives to further develop and enhance the knowledge base of the practicing professional. As individuals progress though the curriculum, improvement and refinement of professional knowledge bases, reflective analysis of practice, and judgment making capabilities are enhanced and refined.

About

The Master of Education is a 36 credit hour program specifically designed for licensed or license eligible teachers.*

The program consists of a 12 credit hour Professional Education core and a 24 credit hour Content Specialization. All courses are offered on-line using the Blackboard learning platform.  Content coursework includes field experiences and/or internships.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Models of Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Research 
  • Integrating Technology in the Teaching and Learning Process 
  • Assessment & Evaluation 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • 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:

    500

    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

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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

  • Overall grade-point average of at least 2.00 (C) or higher and a composite score of 18 on the American College Testing Program (ACT) or 950 on the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) for test administrations 2016 or later; 870 for test administrations prior to 2016.
  • Completion of the required high school units listed below at an approved secondary school:
  • 4 English (including courses in grammar, composition and literature);

    3 Social Studies (including U.S. History);

    4 Mathematics (three units must be Algebra 1 and higher);

    3 Laboratory Science (all courses to be college preparatory laboratory science, including at least two units from biology, chemistry, and physics);

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      14180 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 7090 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      14180 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 7090 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • In-State

      8132 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4066 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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    Funding

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