Department of Teacher Education

Master of Education and Licensure in Adolescent to Young Adult Education, Integrated Language Arts

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Why Choose the Adolescent to Young Adult Education, Integrated Language Arts Program?

The Adolescent to Young Adult Education, Integrated Language Arts program leads to the Master of Education degree and licensure to teach comprehensive English and language arts in grades 7-12. The graduate program entails three consecutive semesters of full-time study and internship, requiring a Monday through Friday commitment. 

Once candidates complete the program and pass Ohio-required licensure exams, candidates are eligible for an Ohio Resident Educator license in Adolescence to Young Adult Education: Integrated Language Arts.

Contact Information

Angela Beumer Johnson, Ph.D. 
Integrated Language Arts Program Director
449 Millett Hall
(937) 775-2194
angela.johnson@wright.edu

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Academics and Curriculum

M.Ed. Degree and Licensure Requirements (PDF)


Admission

Admission Requirements

  • Wright State University Bachelor’s degree in Integrated Language Arts
    OR
  • Bachelor’s degree and C or better in undergraduate prerequisite education courses and field experiences
  • 2.7 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA
  • C or better in prerequisite English content courses
  • Passing scores on the Ohio Assessment for Educators exam for Integrated Language Arts

 

The following requirements are effective for Summer 2020 and beyond**:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in the following area:
    • Wright State University Bachelor’s degree in English: Integrated Language Arts OR
    • Bachelor’s degree and C or better in undergraduate prerequisite education courses and field experiences
  • 2.75 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA
  • C or better in prerequisite English and Education courses
  • A passing score on the Ohio Assessment for Educators exam for Integrated Language Arts
  • One of the following Reading scores:
    • ACT Reading score of 22 or better
    • SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score of 543 or better
    • ETS Praxis Core Reading score of 168 or better
    • GRE Verbal Reasoning score of 151 or better
  • One of the following Math scores:
    • ACT Math score of 22 or better
    • SAT Math score of 533 or better
    • ETS Praxis Core Math score of 162 or better
    • GRE Quantitative Reasoning score of 153 or better
  • One of the following Writing scores:
    • ACT Writing score of 6 or better
    • SAT Essay-Writing Dimension score of 5 or better
    • ETS Praxis Core Writing score of 165 or better
    • GRE Analytical Writing score of 4 or better
  • Dispositional Assessment: Candidate Disposition Inventory (CDI)

**Due to accreditation requirement changes, admissions requirements are subject to change. Students should continue to check for updates, and work with their advisors to be informed of upcoming changes.

 

Admission Process

Graduates of Wright State's Integrated Language Arts bachelor’s degree program

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An interview with the faculty program coordinator may be required.

All Other Applicants

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Contact the Teacher Education Department at (937) 775-2677 for program information.

Questions about the graduate school application?  Contact:

Graduate School
Location: 344 Student Union
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (937) 775-2976
Fax: (937) 775-2453
Toll-free Number: 1-800-452-4723
Email: wsugrad@wright.edu