Secondary, Adult & Physical Education


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:

  • An earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • A minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.00 OR in most recent degree.
  • Documented T-4 certification or above, or equivalent state-issued, clear, renewable teaching or service certificate.
  • A letter of intent (following the College of Education’s approved format).
  • One (1) completed and signed College of Education initial disposition assessment form.
  • A College of Education’s Employment Verification Form signed by the appropriate school representative or criminal background check as directed by the College of Education.

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


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