EdSp in Learning, Teaching and Curriculum

Admission Contact Information
Caitlin Rosbach
303 Townsend Hall
Columbia, MO 65211

About the Ed.S.

This post-master Educational Specialist degree is offered with the following emphasis areas: Literacy Education; Mathematics Education; Music Education; and Science Education.

Admissions Deadlines

Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications as early in the process as possible. Applications can take 6-8 weeks to complete through the procedures and processing system. Every reasonable effort will be made to process the application for the semester requested.

 Admission Requirements

  • Completion of an appropriate baccalaureate degree with a GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Evidence of at least 2 years of successful experience in an appropriate field
  • Minimum TOEFL scores for most areas:
Internet-based test (iBT) Paper-based test (PBT)
80 550

Minimum GRE score is required for all applicants of the Ed.S. program.

When did you take the GRE? Verbal + Quantitative
On or After August 1, 2011 291+= (V150,Q141)

Required Application Materials to the Office of Graduate Studies:

  • All required Graduate Studies documents
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL scores

Required Application Materials to the Learning, Teaching, & Curriculum Program

  • Personal data sheet form (complete through online application)
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE scores (a copy may be sent to the department too; minimum, an official result needs to be sent to Graduate School)
  • 3 letters of recommendation; check with department to see if they are required for your emphasis. ALL LETTERS MUST BE CONFIDENTIAL AND SUBMITTED ACCORDINGLY THROUGH THE GRADUATE STUDIES APPLICATION SYSTEM.