Education Program Academic Standing Policy

Education Program Academic Standing Policy

In order to continue in the M.Ed., Ed.S., Ed.D., and/or certification programs, Education students must continue to meet the following criteria: 

  • Maintain a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. To be considered for admission to the doctoral program, the student must maintain a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA during the Ed.S. program or during the last 30 graduate semester credits.
  • Receive no more than one course grade below B-. 
  • Receive no grades lower than C. 
  • Perform satisfactorily on portfolio entries, comprehensive examinations, and other written work. 
  • Receive positive recommendations from the program director about demonstrating dispositions for working in schools.