Argosy University Programs

Educational Administration
Master of Arts in Education

MAEd, Educational Administration

Admissions Requirements

• A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or an appropriately certified foreign institution
• A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) during the last two years of undergraduate work and any subsequent study
• A minimum score on an Argosy University pre-approved English language proficiency test is required for all applicants whose native language is not English or who have not graduated from an institution at which English is the language of instruction as specified in Section Five, Admission Policies, “English Language Proficiency Policy.”
• A minimum of 3 credits of ESL/ESOL coursework*
• A minimum of 3 years of full-time experience under a valid teaching certificate in a state-approved school
• Evidence of a criminal background or fingerprint check
• Interview with Program Admissions Committee and recommendation for admittance
• A Writing Sample submitted with the program application

All applications for admission must be submitted to the Admissions Department. An admissions representative is available to help interested applicants complete the following required documentation:
• Completed Application for Admission Form
• Application fee (Non-refundable, except in California and Arizona. In the state of Arizona, the application fee is refundable if the application is canceled within three business days of the applicant signing the Enrollment Agreement).
• Personal/professional goal statement with a self-appraisal of qualifications for the profession
• Current résumé
• Three letters of recommendation (Two from a source familiar with student’s academic abilities and one from a current school administrator)
• Official transcripts from all postsecondary schools attended

Note: If a student does not have an ESOL endorsement and coursework in the teaching of reading and math, the student must take and pass the following additional prerequisite courses in areas of deficiency within 4 terms of matriculation into the program:
• E6007 Foundations of Reading
• E6320 Introduction to ESOL

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