All applications for admission to the Master of Education and add-on licensure programs are considered ready for review after the materials listed below have been submitted to the Graduate Programs Office:
* If the original transcripts are not in English, a certified translation into English is required. In addition, a course-by-course evaluation of the applicant’s academic documents compiled by an independent academic credential evaluation provider will be requested for any post-secondary work or Commonwealth advanced level examinations taken outside the United States. Meredith recommends a member organization of The Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AIEC), National Assocation of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), AACRAO International Education Services (IES), or World Education Services, Inc. (WES) for translation and evaluation services.
International and permanent resident applicants must also submit:
The required minimum total score on the exams are:
The paper-based TOEFL exam = 550 (with a minimum section score of 50 in all sections)
The internet-based TOEFL exam = 80 (with a minimum section score of 20 in all sections)
The computer-based TOEFL exam = 213
The IELTS exam = 6.5
The TOEFL Bulletin of Information is available at American embassies and consulates, or can be obtained by writing: TOEFL, CN 6155, Princeton, New Jersey 08541-6155, or online at ets.org.
The IELTS application information can be obtained by writing: IELTS International, 825 Colorado Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90041, or online at ielts.org.
International students must also present copies of the following forms to the Graduate Studies Office:
Applicants holding F-1 visas must list the school or college they have permission to attend and submit a copy of their current I-20 form. The college will assist them in the preparation of a new I-20 form, if applicable. Admission of an international student who requires an F-1 visa is conditional until the proper visa is obtained. A student must be admitted to the graduate program to receive an I-20.
April 1 (summer)
July 1 (fall)
November 1 (spring)
Once a complete application has been received, the applicant may be contacted to schedule an interview.
Please mail all materials to:
Graduate Programs Office
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
Earning her M.Ed. with AIG specialization has led Satina Smith, ’06, ’11 (M.Ed.), to additional leadership opportunities and taken her teaching skills to the next level.