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Application Materials

  • Online graduate admissions application.
  • A $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Complete, official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended
  • Complete, official transcript documenting any graduate courses taken or degrees held
  • Three references. Your references will be asked to submit their comments online via the online application.
  • Students for whom English is not a first language must submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores
  • 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?
  • Please note the GRE/MAT is not required for this program.

Additional Materials and Requirements

  • A photocopy of teacher's license(s) that you may hold and scores on the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL) Communications and Literacy test.
  • A passing score on the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL) in the subject area portion appropriate for this program.
  • Bachelor’s degree in this subject area or appropriate field. Applicants with no teacher preparation coursework or who do not possess a bachelor’s degree in the major should consult the graduate program coordinator.

Application Deadlines

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