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Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Greenville, SC, United States
Furman University’s Education Department sees our community as a place of possibility and transformation. Our nation and communities face critical challenges and need caring, innovative, and skilled educators to be part of the solution.
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Overview

The Education Department at Furman University has multiple pathways including a comprehensive B.A. teacher preparation program named Teacher to Teacher Residency resulting in a license, and an Educational Studies major designed for careers in non-traditional environments such as not-for-profits, camps, advocacy, or policy. Our unique programs stress local and civic engagement starting in your freshman year. You will also have the opportunities for global engagement with travel study trips to Australia and Europe. Go here to view our most recent program Annual Reporting Measures of Outcome and Impact.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates build careers working with students of all ages and in a variety of subjects from music to mathematics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives on American Education
  • Depiction of Schools on Film
  • Human Development
  • Curriculum through Service Learning
  • Discipline and Classroom Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    85

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Choose an application plan
  • All students may complete and submit the Common Application online. There is a $50 application fee
  • Submit your school report
  • Submit your high school transcript - A strong college preparatory course of study is essential. At minimum, it must include four years of English, algebra I and II, geometry, three years of social studies, at least three years of natural sciences, and two years of the same foreign language
  • Participate in an Optional Interview
  • Submit standardized test scores (optional) - The Admission Committee believes that your potential for success cannot be determined solely by standardized test scores
  • Schedule an interview if you are home-schooled (only for national students)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    50464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 50464 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    50464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 50464 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Greenville

  • 1083 - 1850 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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