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 each semester.
If you reside or intend to seek professional licensure outside of the state of Alabama, please review the requirements for that state prior to applying to this program.