Admission - MA in Secondary Education with Science Certification

Admission to the MA degree program requires the following:

  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
  • Alabama Class B certification or equivalent
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or a 3.0 average for the last 60 semester 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*

*Test scores are waived for the Summer and Fall 2020 application semesters.

A completed application package includes official transcripts from all institutions attended, three letters of recommendation (one from principal/superintendent), statement of purpose, official test scores, and a Graduate School application.

Applications are accepted each semester.

How do I apply?

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.