Admissions & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a university accredited by a US Department of Education-recognized institutional accreditor
  • GPA of at least 3.00 (based on a 4.0 scale) on all previous work completed beyond high school (secondary school).
  • Official and satisfactory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), if English is not the applicant’s native language and he or she has not earned a post-secondary degree from a U.S. institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

Complete the Graduate School Admissions Application

Special Note: Applicants seeking to obtain the Masters/Advanced competencies “M” license in K-12 reading education must hold an Initial License in any teaching field from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.