School Status

Due to the winter storm and current road conditions, all day and evening classes have been canceled for today.

February 8, 2016

Lic. Middle School Ed Apply

Application Materials

  • Online graduate admissions application.
  • $50 non-refundable application fee  
  • Complete, official transcript documenting the award of a bachelor's degree and any graduate courses taken or degrees held.
  • Three references. Your references will be asked to submit their comments online via the online application. 
  • Official copy of scores from either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) taken within the last five years.  Those who already hold a master's degree or higher are exempt from this requirement. 
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores, if applicable. Please review our TOEFL/IELTS policy.
  • Statement of purpose (500- to 1,000-words, double-spaced) addressing the following questions:
    -What factors in your personal and professional history have influenced you in the past and now lead you to seek admission to this program at Salem State?
    -What are your long-term professional goals, and how will this program help you meet them?
    -Is there any other information that you think would help the admissions committee to evaluate your application?

Additional Materials and Requirements for the Humanities Track

  • A photocopy of teacher's license(s) that you may hold and scores on the Communications and Literacy portion of the Massachusetts Tests of Educator Licensure (MTEL).
  • Bachelor of Arts/Sciences degree
  • An Adolescent Psychology course or its equivalent.

Application Deadlines

  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed once complete.