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Greg Dziuban
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
University Hall 271

Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction

Academic Requirements

Before applying for admission to the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program, individuals should determine if they are eligible or can become eligible by examining the following minimum academic and certification requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 overall from last degree earned – OR one of the following:
    • 3.0 for the last 60 hours leading to the degree
    • GRE score of at least 297 (verbal and quantitative combined) if taken after August 1, 2011 (or minimum combined score of 1,000 if taken earlier)
    • Miller Analogies Test score of 400*
  • “Professional” certificate in any field

The above are minimum academic, test score or professional requirements only.  Read the entire application checklist to determine what documents must be included in your submission.

Application Checklist

Application for admission to the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program is a two-step process:  application to the University Office of Graduate Admissions and a separate application to the College of Education.  The required documents are included in the following two checklists:

Office of Graduate Admissions Application Checklist

College of Education Document Submission Checklist

  • COE Letter of Intent by the applicant (using the required format in the application)
  • One (1) Initial Disposition Assessment -- using the proper form [and coming separately from the references. Assessment requests should be made to current or former supervisors, colleagues or faculty members.  Letters of recommendation are not required.
  • Evidence of T-4 certification in any field or equivalent state-issued clear, renewable teaching or service certificate or eligilibity for a certificate
  • Signed Employment Verification Form (only if applicant is a full-time teacher of record in a Georgia public school) OR current, clear background check through

Office of Graduate Admissions
Armstrong State University
Victor Hall, 1st Floor
11935 Abercorn Street
Savannah, Georgia 31419
912.344.2798 or 800.633.2349
Fax: 912.344.3417

College of Education
Armstrong State University
University Hall 271
11935 Abercorn Street
Savannah, Georgia 31419
Fax 912.344.3436

*Note:  Individuals who don’t meet the GPA requirement and don’t qualify for an exemption should take the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) for the following reasons:  You can register with one-day’s notice, the test takes one hour, unofficial results are known at the end of the test, and the cost is $90 or less.


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Credits Required 33
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