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Master of Arts in Education Program at Truman State University
Information for Undergraduate Transfer Students
If you plan to pursue a Master of Arts in Education at Truman, there are several courses at the undergraduate level that meet state certification requirements for teachers so it is important to meet with our Certification Analyst, Shelia Berkowitz, as soon as possible to ascertain which courses you will need to complete at the undergraduate level.
In addition, there are required field experiences in the undergraduate program so it would be helpful for you to meet with our Director of Field Experiences, Jeanne Harding.
The chair of the Department of Education, Dr. Pete Kelly, is also available to help with any of your questions or concerns.
Prospective Transfer Checklist
1. Apply for admission to Truman (application is free).
2. Send transcripts to receive transfer credit evaluation.
3. Contact Education Certification Analyst/Advisor Sheila Berkowitz
Education Department, Violette Hall 2320
4. Contact Director of Field Experiences Jeanne Harding
Education Department, Violette Hall 2366
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