Admission - MA in Secondary Education (English Language Arts 6-12 Certification)
To be considered for regular admission to the MA degree program, students must meet
the following requirements:
- An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
- Alabama Class B teacher certification or equivalent in the area of secondary education
English Language Arts
- An overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or a 3.0 average for the last 60 hours in a degree
program, or a 3.0 or higher in a completed graduate degree program
- Minimum score of 300 on the GRE or 50th percentile on the MAT
A completed application package includes official transcripts from all institutions
attended, three letters of recommendation (one from principal/superintendent), a statement
of purpose, official test scores, and a Graduate School application.
Applications are accepted year round.