Curriculum and Instruction

College of Education

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Distance Education/Campus

Program Website:

GRE (or other entrance exam) Not Required!

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Christy Howard

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Department of Literacy Studies, English Education, and History Education, Speight Building Mailstop 504, Greenville, NC 27858-4353

(252) 328-2585

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority ** ** ** ** **
Graduate School August 1st December 15th May 1st June 15th *

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

Candidates must currently hold a license to teach English, History or Social Studies at the middle or high school level.

Contact the departmental graduate coordinator if you have questions about application deadlines.

Consultation with the graduate program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:
  • Completed online application form and application fee
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Statement of Purpose that provides convincing evidence of one’s suitability for graduate study and potential for success in one’s chosen area,
  • copy initial teaching license
  • 2 professional references who can attest to your academic competence and ability to do graduate level work.

Current ECU Honors College students may be eligible for priority admission to this graduate program. Current ECU Honors College students should inquire with the Graduate Program Director for this program as well as their Honors College advisor for more information and eligibility requirements.


English Education, History/Social Studies Education, Birth thru Kindergarten Education