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Graduate Teacher Education Programs

The professional education preparation programs at Old Dominion University are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Virginia Department of Education.

Graduate Teacher Education Programs Admission Requirements

Graduate School Admission Tests Information:

Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
MAT Test Preparation, available online
The MAT is available on-campus:
Experiential Learning and Testing Center
Student Success Center, Room 1000
Old Dominion University

Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test
GRE Test Preparation, available online

for additional program specific admission requirements go to: Graduate Admission

Graduate Teacher Education Programs with Initial Licensure

Individuals who have completed a non-teaching undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution and wish to become licensed teachers, counselors, or principals may pursue one of the following programs. Upon completion of the program, an individual will earn a master's degree and the professional license in their respective program. Review the admission requirements and application procedures for each program.

Special Education (k-12)
  • Emotional Disturbances
  • Mental Retardation
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Early Childhood Special Education (birth-age 5)
  • Severe Disabilities
Secondary Education (6-12)