Graduate Teacher Education

Graduate Teacher Education Admission

Whether you're an experienced teacher looking to add credentials to your resumé, or you majored in something other than education and want to explore a new career in teaching, getting started at Muskingum University is simple.

 

Master of Arts in Education (MAE) Admission

For licensed teachers looking to add credentials or add a master’s degree?

 

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Admission

For anyone with a bachelor’s degree in a field of study other than education who wants to become a licensed teacher

 

Master of Arts in Education (MAE) Admission

If you are a licensed teacher looking to add credentials or earn a master’s degree, applying to Muskingum is simple:

  • Complete the online application form
  • Submit the $20 Application Fee (checks payable to Muskingum University)
  • Request official transcripts from college or university where you earned your teaching license (must be sent directly from the institution to Muskingum to be considered official)
  • Provide two (2) letters of recommendation (may be emailed to graduate@muskingum.edu)
  • Submit a copy of your teaching license (may be emailed to graduate@muskingum.edu)
  • Complete and submit the Student Travel Waiver Form

Application materials may be sent electronically to graduate@muskingum.edu or sent via USPS to:

Muskingum University
Graduate and Continuing Studies
10 College Drive
PO Box 1837
New Concord OH 43762-1837

 

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Admission

If you hold a bachelor’s degree in a field of study other than education and wish to become a licensed teacher, applying to Muskingum is simple:

  • Complete the online application form
  • Submit the $20 Application Fee (checks payable to Muskingum University)
  • Request official transcripts from the college or university where you earned your bachelor's degree (must be sent directly from the institution to Muskingum to be considered official)
  • Provide two (2) letters of recommendation (may be emailed to graduate@muskingum.edu)
  • Complete and submit the Student Travel Waiver Form
  • Provide qualifying standardized test scores:
    • PRAXIS I* (Core Academic Skills for Educators, www.ets.org):
      • Reading: qualifying score ≥169 (test code 5712)
      • Mathematics: qualifying score ≥163 (test code 5732)
    • GRE: Verbal qualifying score ≥150        Quantitative qualifying score ≥150

*The PRAXIS I requirement may be waived with inclusion in a cohort group that has an average above the national norm (50th percentile) on standardized test sub-scores in mathematics and reading (e.g. ACT 21.25 sub-scores for mathematics and reading, 532.50 SAT sub-score for mathematics, 543.33 for reading). While the cohort average may fluctuate from semester to semester, a student is guaranteed admittance with sub-scores that meet or exceed the national norm; individuals may be admitted with scores lower based upon the strength of the cohort (scores may be emailed to graduate@muskngum.edu).

 

Application materials may be sent electronically to graduate@muskingum.edu or sent via USPS to:

Muskingum University
Graduate and Continuing Studies
10 College Drive
PO Box 1837
New Concord OH 43762-1837

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