387
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Memphis / Department of Instruction and Curriculum Leadership is located in Memphis, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Special education
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Instruction design and technology
Master of Education (M Ed) Advanced studies in teaching and learning
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Early childhood education
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Elementary education
Master of Science (MS) Special education
(Graduate Certificate) Applied behavior analysis
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Secondary education
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Early childhood education
(Graduate Certificate) STEM teacher leadership
Master of Science (MS) Early childhood education
Master of Science (MS) Instruction design and technology
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Special education
(Graduate Certificate) Instructional design and technology
Master of Science (MS) Instruction and curriculum
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Instruction and curriculum
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Reading
(Graduate Certificate) School library information specialist
(Graduate Certificate) Urban education
Master of Science (MS) Reading
(Graduate Certificate) Literacy, leadership, and coaching
(Graduate Certificate) Autism studies

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 84
Doctoral Degrees 14
Other Advanced Degrees 32

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, PRAXIS
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

170
Applied
144
Accepted
111
Enrolled
85%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
60
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, PRAXIS
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.5, letters of reference
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 2 years of teaching experience, letters of reference, statement of purpose, interview
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

387
Total Graduate Students
90%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
9%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.58%
Black or African American 34.11%
White or Caucasian 57%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.26%
Asian 1.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.33%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

36
Total faculty
Full-time (22)
Part-time (14)
Male (12)
Female (24)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Effective urban teachers, preparation and retention of urban teachers, technology utilization in schools, field-based teacher preparation programs, effective use of online instruction
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Ball Hall
Memphis, TN  38152
United States
Contact Dr. Angiline Powell
Interim Chair
Email: apowell3@memphis.edu
Phone: 901-678-3310