Graduate Programs in Education: Admission Requirements

UNE is a top ranked uni­ver­si­ty, and region­al­ly accred­it­ed by the NEASC. UNE’s renowned fac­ul­ty of prac­ti­tion­ers, researchers and edu­ca­tors are one of the major high­lights of our online edu­ca­tion grad­u­ate pro­grams. Appli­ca­tions are accept­ed on a rolling basis.

Education program admission requirements

Click the links above for the admis­sion require­ments for your par­tic­u­lar pro­gram.

What we look for in an Edu­ca­tion Grad­u­ate Pro­grams appli­cant

Ed.D.

Appli­cants with rich back­grounds and a vari­ety of pro­fes­sion­al and aca­d­e­m­ic expe­ri­ences are ide­al can­di­dates for this pro­gram. There is no one typ­i­cal back­ground, but rather the suc­cess­ful stu­dent is char­ac­ter­ized by a life­long curios­i­ty, a nat­ur­al per­se­ver­ance, and an incli­na­tion to take on new chal­lenges. The pro­gram is designed for mid-career pro­fes­sion­als who are cur­rent­ly work­ing in lead­er­ship posi­tions or who have the capac­i­ty to ini­ti­ate change with­in their orga­ni­za­tion. Suc­cess­ful alum­ni come from fields such as edu­ca­tion, mil­i­tary, ser­vice agen­cies, health care and busi­ness orga­ni­za­tions and more. The abil­i­ty to learn and adapt to new tools and tech­nol­o­gy is an asset in this pro­gram. Stu­dents with the capac­i­ty to man­age mul­ti­ple com­pet­ing pri­or­i­ties are most suc­cess­ful in our online learn­ing envi­ron­ment.

Please note: If your goal is to become an admin­is­tra­tor in Maine and you hold a Master’s Degree, the 30-cred­it CAGS in Advanced Edu­ca­tion­al Lead­er­ship is designed to lead to Build­ing Admin­is­tra­tor 040 cer­ti­fi­ca­tion in the State of Maine.

MSE/PMC

Suc­cess­ful appli­cants are work­ing edu­ca­tion pro­fes­sion­als with a pas­sion for life­long learn­ing. This pro­gram is designed for edu­ca­tors who want to make informed deci­sions about their prac­tice through research. They also exhib­it curios­i­ty, a nat­ur­al per­se­ver­ance, and an incli­na­tion to take on new chal­lenges. The abil­i­ty to learn and adapt to new tools and tech­nol­o­gy is an asset in this pro­gram. Stu­dents with the capac­i­ty to man­age mul­ti­ple com­pet­ing pri­or­i­ties are most suc­cess­ful in our online learn­ing envi­ron­ment.

CAGS

Suc­cess­ful appli­cants are work­ing edu­ca­tion­al lead­ers with a pas­sion for life­long learn­ing. This pro­gram is designed for pro­fes­sion­als who strive to become the deci­sion-mak­ers, prob­lem-solvers and strate­gic plan­ners in their work envi­ron­ment. They also exhib­it curios­i­ty, a nat­ur­al per­se­ver­ance, and an incli­na­tion to take on new chal­lenges. The abil­i­ty to learn and adapt to new tools and tech­nol­o­gy is an asset in this pro­gram. Stu­dents with the capac­i­ty to man­age mul­ti­ple com­pet­ing pri­or­i­ties are most suc­cess­ful in our online learn­ing envi­ron­ment.

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