M.Ed. Application Procedures & Requirements
Please submit the following materials:
- Application/Essays: Submit online
- $35 non-refundable application fee (check payable to Wilson College) *waived if attended an M.Ed. information session
- Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate colleges and universities attended must be sent directly to the Director of the M.Ed., MSE and MET Program
- Praxis scores (copies are accepted)
- Two letters of recommendation from educators or employers. Please note one letter should be from your current principal or supervisor
Non-degree students may enroll in any M.Ed, MSE. or MET course for which they have the necessary prerequisites with the approval of the Director of the M.Ed., MSE and MET Program. A student must be formally admitted to the M.Ed., MSE or MET Program prior to enrolling in the fourth M.Ed., MSE or MET course in order for the prior coursework to count towards the degree
Master of Education, Master of Special Education and Master of Educational Technology Entrance Requirements
Female and male elementary and secondary teachers will meet the entrance requirements as delineated below. Admission is competitive, and space is limited. Interested students should apply early. Degree Program Admission is based on the following criteria:
Completion of the baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education
A minimum undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- Submission of required application credentials (see Application Procedures)
A current certification for eligibility to teach in grades K-12
Provisional status allows a student to enroll in graduate classes in order to qualify for admission to the degree program. A student may be granted provisional status by the program director after a plan of action is developed which will assist the student to meet the entrance requirements of the program.
If a student is granted provisional status, the student must first satisfactorily complete the educational plan approved by the program director with a GPA of 3.0 or higher before being officially admitted to the program.
Master of Education, Master of Special Education and Master of Educational Technology Graduation Requirements
The successful M.Ed., MSE or MET candidate will complete 10 course credits, which includes a Master’s Project, while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Graduate course credit will be awarded only for earned grades of C or better. An electronic portfolio of course materials is also required at the completion of the M.Ed. Program.
All course work and degree requirements must be completed within six years of taking the first class in the M.Ed. Program. Appeals for extension of the six-year limit must be submitted in writing to the Director of the M.Ed.
* As the M.Ed., MSE or MET Program progresses, additional courses may be added to accommodate individual needs and interests.