Stephen F. Austin State University

Graduate Programs

Graduate Program Options

The Department of Elementary Education has the following options for graduate degree programs:

M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education

M.Ed. in Elementary Education

There are also two supplemental certification options:

Admission to Graduate Program

Apply for admission to graduate school. Graduate applications for admission are available online at www.applytexas.org

Admission to departmental graduate programs requires a 2.75 cumulative GPA and 2.8 GPA in the last 60 credit hours. There is no GRE requirement.

Three Types of Admission:

1. Clear admission under which the student is eligible to work toward a graduate degree;

2. Probationary admission under which the student is eligible to work toward a graduate degree but with the provision that the student earn a B average on course work the first semester or summer session of registration or be placed on academic suspension;

3. Provisional admission under which an individual is permitted to take graduate courses for one semester only, under the provisions described below;