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Education - Professional Studies

Fairmont State University

M.Ed. Online
12 months
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7510 USD/year
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The Mission of the Masters of Education (M.Ed.) in Education - Professional Studies at Fairmont State University is to prepare students/candidates as reflective and responsive professionals who develop the knowledge, skills and dispositions critical to understanding and contributing to their respective individual concentration areas of study.

Overview

The M.Ed. in Education - Professional Studies Program is a flexible advanced degree option designed for students/candidates who currently hold an undergraduate four year teaching or non-teaching degree and are seeking to earn a Master’s Degree in the concentration areas of Education, Literacy, Special Education, or Digital Media. The objective of Professional Studies is to provide students/candidates with a foundation of knowledge in research and technology, as well as professional coursework and learning opportunities in their respective concentration areas.

The Masters of Education (M.Ed.) in Professional Studies at Fairmont State University is a flexible advanced degree option designed for candidates who currently hold an undergraduate four year teaching or non-teaching degree and are seeking to earn a Masters.  

The M.Ed. concentration in Professional Studies is designed for:

  • Professionals who are teaching in pre-school through post secondary settings for which there is no existing licensure e.g. Community and Technical Colleges, Correctional Institutions, Daycare Centers, etc.
  • K-Adult practitioners who wish to advance through the existing state salary classification system but do not wish to specialize in an area such as Reading, Special Education, Counseling, etc.
  • K-Adult practitioners who wish to design a program of study to meet their personal and/or professional needs and interests; for example, advanced content, reading or special education strategies, the integration of digital technologies, etc.
  • Adults who wish to simply pursue selected coursework and/or a degree in professional education for their individual purposes, e.g. home schooling , private tutoring, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Education
  • Advanced Educational Technology & Media
  • Action Research in Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students seeking admission to Fairmont State University Graduate Studies must have completed a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution or be in the final semester before degree completion. Official transcripts must be sent directly from the college or university that issued the baccalaureate degree to the Office of Admissions. Applicants cannot be admitted without an official transcript on file with the Office of Enrollment Services.
  • In addition, students must submit scores on a graduate aptitude test such as the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Miller Analogies Test (MAT), Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), or Principles of Learning and Teaching Exam (PLT)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3755 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    7510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3755 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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