Nov 30, 2022  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2018-2019 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Educational Studies, M.A.

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Program Director: Candace Poindexter
Assistant Program Director: Ariana White
Academic Advisor: Terri Taylor

This program provides experiences that are tailored to meet the general teaching and curriculum needs of teachers and other professionals. Candidates in this program do not earn nor require a teaching credential. The candidate for this degree selects coursework centered on her/his goals and objectives. This program allows a maximum flexibility in selecting a course of study for a Master's degree.

Program Admission Requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • Statement of Intent
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Technology Requirement Form
  • 2 sealed official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Interview with Program Director
  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0, or a 3.05 in the last 60 undergraduate units, or a 3.0 in at least 9 graduate units is required
  • Bachelor's degree
  • For applicants who completed an undergraduate/graduate degree outside of the U.S.A.:
    • Transcript evaluations
    • TOEFL or IELTS minimum score

Program Requirements

Total: 30 semester hours

Additional Requirements

  • 18 semester hours of the total program must be in coursework at the 6000-course level.
  • All elective courses must be approved by the Program Director and in line with the candidate's goals.
  • A maximum of two courses may be taken outside the School of Education with approval of the Program Director.

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