APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION

Application Information

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Welcome to the online application for the M. Ed. in Instructional Technology and the M. Ed. in Accomplished Teaching degrees offered by University System of Georgia institutions. Admission for these programs is handled as a Quick Admit process in which acceptance is based upon information supplied in this application. Upon review of your application and determination that you meet the program admission requirements, you will be sent, by email, an acceptance notice and information on how to register for courses.

To expedite admissions, you will be engaged in a three-step process:

Step 1: Complete the application form

Provide accurate and complete information. You may interrupt the process at any time, save the entered information, and resume your application when convenient.

Step 2: Educate yourself regarding any additional program requirements

Prior to completing the application form, determine whether your chosen program requires documents (official transcripts, test scores, or other materials) to be sent directly to the institution in addition to this application form. While receipt of these additional requirements may not prevent you from starting your program of study, you will be expected to supply this information soon.

Refer to the College of Graduate Admissions for more information

If your institution does require additional documentation or interviews, you will also be told what is expected of you in your acceptance acknowledgment. You will not be allowed to register for future terms if you fail to complete any additional requirements within the established timelines.

Step 3: Submit the form

Submit this form electronically accompanied by a $50 fee. (Visa or Master Card)

Additional Program Requirements:

Below are additional requirements by program. Be sure to initiate whatever processes are needed to ensure that the appropriate documents are sent to the office and address provided.

M.Ed. in Instructional Technology

Full Admission – Must be fulfilled prior to your second term of enrollment. The M. Ed. in Instructional Technology offers programs for P-12 education settings with Fall, Spring and Summer admission dates, as well as a special non-certification cohort program focusing on business, industry, medical and higher education settings with a Fall admission date only. Please read bellow for special program requirements for each type of program:

For M. Ed. Instructional Technology Programs Leading to Certification

If you are a Georgia Certified Teacher:

  1. Official transcripts from each institution of higher education attended documenting a minimum of a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduate GPA will be calculated using all attempted undergraduate coursework, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for full admission.
  1. Must hold a clear and renewable teaching certificate in the State of Georgia. The certificate will be verified by the Georgia Southern University Graduate Admissions Office prior to full admission review.
  1. A passing score on GACE II or PRAXIS II content test (Georgia standards). This requirement will be verified prior to full admission review.
  1. Please note that students holding a clear, renewable Georgia Teaching Certificate (T-4) CAN be ‘quick admitted’ to the program if the application is submitted prior to the cutoff date. To be fully admitted, official transcripts from ALLinstitutions of higher education attended must be submitted PRIOR to registration for the second semester. If you hold a T-4 you do not need to take the GRE or MAT to be fully admitted to the program.

If you are certified to teach in another state:

  1. Official transcripts from an institution of higher education attended documenting a minimum of a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduate GPA will be calculated using ALLattempted undergraduate coursework, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for full admission.
  1. Proof of a clear and renewable teaching certificate from the state of origin. The certificate will be verified by the Georgia Southern University Graduate Admissions Office prior to full admission review.
  1. Documentation of PRAXIS II or GACE II content test scores which meet or exceed the minimum passing score established for the State of Georgia. This requirement will be verified prior to full admission review.
  2. Students who do not hold a T-4 Georgia Teacher Certificate need to take the GRE or MAT and have the scores sent to Georgia Southern in addition to providing copies of official transcripts from ALLinstitutions of higher education attended. Students who do not hold a T-4 Georgia Teacher Certificate are NOT eligible for quick admission into the program and must meet regular admission requirements. For more information on regular admission requirements refer to College of Graduate Admissions - Education Program Page.

Apply Now! Students must be admitted to start classes. The application cut-off dates for the ITEC M. Ed. Certification program 2016-2017 semesters are:

Spring Term: December 1, 2016

Summer Term: April 20, 2016

Fall Term: July 21, 2016

For the M. Ed. Instructional Technology Program Non-Certification Fall Cohort

  1. Official transcripts from each institution of higher education attended documenting a minimum of a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduate GPA will be calculated using all attempted undergraduate coursework, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for full admission.
  1. Students applying to this program need to take the GRE or MAT and have the scores sent to Georgia Southern in addition to providing copies of official transcripts from ALLinstitutions of higher education attended. Students who do not hold a T-4 Georgia Teacher Certificate are NOT eligible for quick admission into the program and must meet regular admission requirements. For more information on regular admission requirements refer to College of Graduate Admissions - Education Program Page.
  1. The M. Ed. Instructional Technology Non-Certification Fall Cohort accepts students once a year for classes starting in the Fall semester. Applications will be accepted for the Fall 2016 Cohort until July 21, 2016. Once you have submitted your application to this program, please email Dr. Chuck Hodges to inform him of your interest: chodges@georgiasouthern.edu

Apply Now! Students must be admitted to start classes. The application cut-off date for the Fall 2016 ITEC M. Ed. cohort is:

Fall Term: July 21, 2016

M.Ed. in Accomplished Teaching

If you are a Georgia Certified Teacher:

  1. Official transcripts from each institution of higher education attended documenting a minimum of a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduate GPA will be calculated using all attempted undergraduate coursework, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for full admission.
  1. Must hold a clear and renewable teaching certificate in the State of Georgia. The certificate will be verified by the Georgia Southern University Graduate Admissions Office prior to full admission review.
  1. A passing score on GACE II or PRAXIS II content test (Georgia standards). This requirement will be verified prior to full admission review.
  1. Please note that students holding a clear, renewable Georgia Teaching Certificate (T-4) CAN be ‘quick admitted’ to the program if the application is submitted prior to the cutoff date. To be fully admitted, official transcripts from ALLinstitutions of higher education attended must be submitted PRIOR to registration for the second semester. If you hold a T-4 you do not need to take the GRE or MAT to be fully admitted to the program.

If you are certified to teach in another state:

  1. Official transcripts from institution of higher education attended documenting a minimum of a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduate GPA will be calculated using ALLattempted undergraduate coursework, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for full admission.
  1. Proof of a clear and renewable teaching certificate from the state of origin. The certificate will be verified by the Georgia Southern University Graduate Admissions Office prior to full admission review.
  1. Documentation of PRAXIS II or GACE II content test scores which meet or exceed the minimum passing score established for the State of Georgia. This requirement will be verified prior to full admission review.
  1. Students who do not hold a T-4 Georgia Teacher Certificate need to take the GRE or MAT and have the scores sent to Georgia Southern in addition to providing copies of official transcripts from ALLinstitutions of higher education attended. Students who do not hold a T-4 Georgia Teacher Certificate are NOT eligible for quick admission into the program and must meet regular admission requirements. For more information on regular admission requirements refer to College of Graduate Admissions - Education Program Page.

Apply Now! Students must be admitted to start classes. The application cut-off dates for the M. Ed. in Accomplished Teaching 2016-2017 semesters are:

Spring Term: December 23, 2016

Summer Term: April 30, 2016

Fall Term: July 31, 2016

Last updated: 2/5/2016 9:21AM PST

Please fill out all required information for this online application. When you are finished, click the SUBMIT button on the left column of any application screen. Print the application agreement statement that appears after you submit the application. The nonrefundable application fee is $50 (MasterCard or Visa).

Contact Us

Georgia Southern University
Office of Graduate Admissions
PO Box 8113
Statesboro, GA  30460

Telephone: (912) 478-5384
Fax number: (912) 478-0740
Website: cogs.georgiasouthern.edu/...
E-mail: gradadmissions@georgiasouthern.edu

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