Curriculum and Learning – Bilingual/ESL (MEd)

Curriculum and Learning – Bilingual/ESL (MEd)

Master of Education in Curriculum and Learning

Concentration: Bilingual/ESL


Application Deadline:

August 1st: Fall semester
December 1st: Spring semester
May 1st: Summer semester
*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis

*International students are advised to apply by:
April 1st: Fall (September intake)
November 1st: Spring (January intake)
December 1st: Summer (May intake)


Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning attended.
  • A cumulative grade point average from past degrees of at least 2.75 on a 4.00 scale.*
  • A minimum verbal score of 450 (older scale, prior to August 1, 2011) or 150 (current scale) on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), or a minimum score of 388 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).*
  • Two professional letters of reference, at least one from a professor or other person who can attest to the applicant’s academic abilities.
  • A two-page essay by the applicant about how the degree will enhance professional development and the important issues in the proposed field of study.
  • A copy of a standard NJ teaching license or a CEAS (Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing) and/or a resume of any teaching or educational work the applicant has performed. (Upon the program director's approval, the teaching certificate requirement may be waived)
  • Each applicant should have a personal interview before being accepted for matriculation.

*Applicants who do not meet the grade point average or standardized test requirements may supplement the application with additional materials in support of their academic potential for the successful completion of the graduate degree.