Urban Education (M.A.)

Urban Education (M.A.)

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Each graduate program has a unique set of requirements. Applicants MUST apply via the specific program application.

To get started on your application, click the appropriate link below:

Urban Education - Fall 2017

Urban Education - Spring 2018


 

Urban Education (M.A.) with a specialization in:

  • Administration and Supervision (Educational Leadership) 

Admission requirements:

  • A completed graduate application form, including a $55 non-refundable application fee
  • A 250-500 word essay discussing your goals and objectives for pursuing admission to the degree program to which you are applying
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges attended or official NACES course-by- course evaluation of any foreign transcripts
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Official copy of GRE scores or waiver
  • Professional Resume or CV
  • A copy of any teaching certification (a list of your certifications can be downloaded on NJDOE website
  • Employment verification letter
  • Official documentation of English Language Proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) or waiver if applicable

Pre-requisites:

  • Must hold current NJ standard teaching certificate(s).
  • Must have completed three year of successful teaching under the standard certificate.

Priority Application Deadlines:
Domestic Applicants
Fall: July 1
Spring: December 1

International Applicants
Fall: May 1
Spring: November 1

Courses only Option:

If you are not interested in working toward a graduate degree, but want to take a few graduate classes, applying for Courses Only is a great option.

Courses Only - Educational Leadership - Fall 2017

Courses Only - Educational Leadership - Spring 2018

Admission requirements:

  • A completed graduate application form, including a $55 non-refundable application fee
  • A 250-500 word essay discussing your goals and objectives for pursuing admission to the program to which you are applying
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges attended or official NACES course-by- course evaluation of any foreign transcripts
  • Professional Resume or CV
  • A copy of any teaching certification (a list of your certifications can be downloaded on NJDOE website
  • Employment verification letter

Pre-requisites:

  • Must have current NJ standard teaching certificate.
  • Must have completed three year of successful teaching under standard certificate.

CONTACT US

We encourage you to contact graduate admissions with questions about our graduate programs, to get answers to your graduate application questions, or to schedule a visit to NJCU.

Hepburn Hall, Room 206
Phone: (201) 200-3409
Toll-Free Phone: (877) 652-8472
Fax: (201) 200-2044
Email: grad_dept@njcu.edu

GRADUATE ADMISSIONS OFFICE HOURS

September – May:
Mon and Thu, 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tues, Wed, Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Summer Hours:
Mon – Fri, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

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