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Science in Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 30 months
    Duration
University rank #561 (QS) Online
Drexel's accredited online Bachelor of Science in Education is a part-time program designed to help students prepare for PreK-4 elementary teacher certification or PreK-4 & Special Education certification.

About

Completing the program's education course sequence will take you approximately 10 terms (2.5 years,) although it may take longer depending upon the number of transfer credits accepted and the number of courses taken each term. This program is only available on a part-time basis. 

Drexel University is proud to be a partner of the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® PENNSYLVANIA Scholarship Program.

Drexel's program is approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education under its rigorous guidelines for teacher certification preparation programs. Students who complete the program are recommended for Pennsylvania elementary education (PreK-4) certification. In most cases, Pennsylvania's rigorous certification guidelines provide for a smooth transition of certification to other states.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 30 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Principles of Communication
  • Expository Writing and Reading
  • Analytical Writing and Reading
  • The History of Philadelphia

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Undergraduate Admission Application
  • Application Fee, $50
  • Essay
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Financial Aid Information
  • Proof of Financial Responsibility (International Applicants Only)

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    501 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 501 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    501 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 501 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
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Funding

Through aid programs, grants, scholarships, and other student loans listed below, you can subsidize a substantial portion of your education.

It's important to submit your application as soon as possible to be deemed eligible for assistance. If you anticipate being dependent on federal loan or grant programs in order to start classes at Drexel, be aware that any federal loan or grant money for which you qualify will likely not be available to you until 8-10 weeks after you have completed ALL of the following tasks:

· Correctly submitted the FAFSA form

· Correctly submitted the Drexel University Institutional Financial Aid Application

· Submitted an Application for Admission with all supporting material (e.g. all transcripts)

Financial Aid Resources:

· Drexel Central

· Submitting the FAFSA and Institutional Financial Aid Application

· Drexel Online's Educational Partner Network

· Tuition Deferment

· Payment Plans

· Grants & Scholarships

· Federal and Private Loans

Employer Assisted Tuition Deferred Payment Plan

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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