Notre Dame de Namur University

School of Education and Leadership

Education, MA

Address:

1500 Ralston Avenue

Belmont, CA 94002

United States

Phone:

(800) 263-0545

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Education, MA

Format: Campus

Program Description:

NDNU's Master of Arts in Education Program is designed to serve educators, administrators, and community leaders working with and on behalf of schools. There are two possible areas of concentration in the Master of Arts Education program:

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Disciplinary Studies

Admission Requirements:

  • Online Application
  • Transcripts from all colleges attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume 

In addition to the basic requirements, applicants to the Master of Arts in Education must meet the following requirements:

  • Valid preliminary teaching credential, with cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better in coursework or
  • significant teaching experience in a public or private school, a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0, and passing scores on the California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST)

For students applying jointly to the M.A. and Credential Programs

  • California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST), California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET), and any other tests required for the Credential Program (must submit passing scores before enrolling in master’s coursework)
  • A personal interview with both the Credential and MA Program Directors

Accreditation:

Notre Dame de Namur University is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001179

Locale: Large Suburb

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