Mississippi State University

Admissions Process

To apply for a Master’s degree program in secondary education at MSU, you must have a teaching license in your chosen area of study.

How to Apply

  1. Apply Online on the Office of the Graduate School website.
  2. Submit the following with your online application:
    • A statement of purpose describing your interest in the degree program and career goals.
    • Email contact info for three references. They will be asked to submit electronic letters of reference.
  3. Have sent to MSU:
    • GRE scores
    • Official transcripts from all institutions attended

Required Materials

Required Materials for Graduate Applications in Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education: