Suburban setting

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Vanguard University of Southern California / Graduate Programs in Education is located in Costa Mesa, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Curriculum and instruction
Master of Arts (MA) Christian education leadership
Master of Arts (MA) Teacher leadership

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam California Basic Educational Skills Test, California Subject Examinations for Teachers
Thesis Alternate accepted



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam California Basic Educational Skills Test, California Subject Examinations for Teachers
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
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 March 2
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans


Focus of faculty research: Reading, educational administration
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA  92626
United States
Contact Andre Abrantes
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: 714-619-6404
Fax: 714-966-5495