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Educational Specialist Areas, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) Online
Broaden your instructional horizons and maximize your passion for teaching others through Creighton University’s Master of Science in Educational Specialist Areas. This unique master’s program allows for educational professionals to explore new areas, diversify their teaching skillset, and develop their leadership skills in just over two years.

About

Creighton’s master’s in Educational Specialist Areas is highly customizable, allowing you to choose the proper path to meet your academic, personal and career goals. You’ll choose from a set of specialized tracks to fit your interests and goals, including Catholic School Leadership, Early Childhood Education, English as a Second Language, or Teacher Leadership—many of which can also lead to an endorsement or a graduate certificate. A full listing of courses for all four tracks can be found in the curriculum section below.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Catholic Education
  • School Law
  • Strategic Resourcing
  • Strategic and Political Leadership in Catholic Schools

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    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:

    90

    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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General Requirements

  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Bachelor’s degree with 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Must provide a teaching certificate (exemptions available) and have at least two years of successful teaching experience (can be in progress as you begin the program)
  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement. See application for specific requirements.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Praxis Core Test scores
  • Satisfactory background check
  • Notarized felony convictions and mental capacity statements.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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