• Master of Arts in Education Admission Requirements

    To apply for admission to the Master of Arts in Education program, please submit the following:

    • Online application (no fee for U.S. residents).
    • Official transcript of bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 3.0 from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university. This should be sent directly from the institution to Graduate Admission or provided in a sealed, signed envelope. You do not have to provide transcripts for courses taken at Hamline University.
      Provisional Admission: If you have a GPA of 2.5-2.9, you may be considered for provisional admission. Please provide a one-two page written reflection indicating your plans for meeting the Hamline GPA requirements if admitted to the program. Applicants who have successfully completed a master's degree (GPA >3.0) are exempt from the provisional review process.
    • Two page essay explaining why you have decided to pursue an MAEd, how the program will support your professional goals, and what outcomes you expect will result from your participation in the program.
    • Two letters of recommendation¬†written by people unrelated to you, who are familiar with your academic and/or professional history and who can accurately assess your potential for successful graduate study. Letters must be sent directly to Graduate Admission by the person writing the recommendations.

    Apply Online

    Send remaining materials to:
    Office of Graduate Admission
    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Avenue, MS-A1710
    Saint Paul, MN 55104