College of Education, Health, and Human Services Admission Prerequisites

A Summary of Basic Prerequisites for Graduate Programs Housed in the College of Education, Health, and Human Services

CEHHS graduate program prerequisites ​(undergraduate degree or major required, any academic standardized test scores, prerequisite courses, work experience or other credential that might be required) can be accessed by clicking on the relevant program below.  

Admissions Prerequisites

Applied Behavior Analysis (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Accelerated 4+1 Option 

Eligibility criteria for the 4+1 option include: 

  • current UM-Dearborn undergraduate student, 
  • cumulative GPA of 3.25 or better, 
  • earned at least 60 credits at the undergraduate level. 
Community Based Education (MA)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Other Requirements

Students will be invited to participate in a group interview after their initial application materials have been received

Early Childhood Education (MA)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Other Experience Required

Teaching certificate required for the Early Childhood Specialist concentration

Education (EdD)

Previous Degree Required

Master's degree with a 3.3 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE Required 

Other Experience Required

At least 3 years teaching experience or the equivalent experience working in a professional setting

Education (MA)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Other Experience Required

Teaching certificate required if seeking concentration tied to additional endorsement

Education Specialist (EdS)

Previous Degree Required

Master's degree with a 3.3 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

Effective October 2016: None

Other Experience Required

At least 3 years teaching experience or the equivalent experience working in a professional setting

Educational Leadership (MAEL)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Other Experience Required

Valid elementary or secondary teaching certificate

Educational Technology (MA)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Accelerated 4+1 Option 

Eligibility criteria for the 4+1 option include: 

  • current UM-Dearborn undergraduate Instructional technology student, 
  • cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, 
  • earned at least 60 credits at the undergraduate level. 
Health Information Technology (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Program Evaluation and Assessment (MA)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

Teaching (MAT)

Undergraduate Degree Required

Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores

GRE not required

 

Office of Graduate Studies

1055 -
Administration Building (AB)
Phone: 
313-583-6321
Fax: 
313-436-9156
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