Admissions & Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from a university accredited by a US Department of Education-recognized institutional accreditor
  • For candidates who will apply for the North Carolina "M" license, a North Carolina "A" license (Standard Professional 1 [SP1] Professional Educator's License) in Middle Grades (6-9), Secondary Education (9-12), or English as a Second Language (ESL), or the equivalent from another state in both the concentration and content field of the program to which the candidate is making application
  • Teaching experience in a middle grades or secondary classroom (Middle Grades or Secondary Education Concentrations only)
  • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • A written narrative providing a statement of purpose for Master's degree study
  • Satisfactory recommendations from three professional educators
Complete the Graduate School Admissions Application