Admissions Requirements

The online Elementary Education M.Ed. Program is open to eligible in-state and many out-of-state applicants. The program is closed to students residing in countries other than the United States (including U.S. Territories) except for U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree granted by a regionally accredited institution.
  • Have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in the applicant's major field of study or have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in all courses taken at the graduate level.
  • Hold or be eligible for an Indiana teaching license in the program area to which admission is sought.
  • The GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is not required.

Note: Before pursuing a program intended to lead to licensure, individuals are encouraged to contact Indiana State Online at (812) 237-2345 or IndianaStateOnline@indstate.edu.