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Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction

Graduate Studies Online Application

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International Graduate Students

General Application Procedures
Please follow the steps listed below in completing this application form:

  1. The application is required of all degree-seeking students, regardless of whether you are interested in part-time or full-time studies.
  2. A non-refundable application fee of $40 is required of all applicants, except for those parties listed in #3.  A check or money order, payable to Shepherd University, should be sent with this application form to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  3. Application fees are waived for current Shepherd students, alumni, and employees.
  4. Please read the statement which relates to the Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA).

Admissions Requirements:

For licensed teachers:

For non-teaching educational professionals/non-licensed teachers:

A 2.75 GPA in all undergraduate coursework

Multi-Categorical Special Education Concentration:

Special requirements:  Students taking the five courses to receive the special education endorsement will be required to have already received the initial licensure in either elementary education or secondary education in one of five content areas (English, math, social studies, science, or biology).

Admission Procedure:

Please provide documentation of Teacher Certification with your application if required.