A total of 30 semester hours of coursework is required for completion of the Master of Education: 18 hours of core courses and 12 hours within a specialization. The degree must be completed with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and only one course with the grade of C will be applied to graduation requirements. All coursework applied toward the degree must be taken within six years of degree conferral.
If a student is unable to complete the degree within the six year limit, application may be made to the Dean of the Graduate School of Education to extend the program. If extended, continuation fees apply.
Covenant does not offer noncredit courses and noncredit coursework is not accepted to fulfill degree requirements.
All MEd students are required to complete the core: