Online Master of Arts in Education

Online Michigan Bachelor of Social Work & Education Programs

About SAU Online

Spring Arbor University enables Michigan residents to broaden your professional network as you acquire wisdom and enrich your faith. As a student of our bachelor’s and other programs, you will learn to implement knowledge to solve real-world challenges. Spring Arbor University Online assigns each student your own Student Success Coach to assist you with career goals, personal and professional development, work-life balance and more.

Michigan Online Bachelor of Social Work

Spring Arbor University online Bachelor of Social Work program can help you to become a confident, competent, ethical and engaged social worker committed to social and economic justice. Develop the core skills needed to connect with clients on a deeper, more spiritual level in a program that can be completed in as few as 20 months for students with the right transfer credits.

Our Online Bachelor of Social Work Admissions Requirements

Application to the online BSW major is required before junior level practice courses are taken. Freshmen, sophomores and transfer students can declare their intent to major in social work and will be assigned to a Student Success Advisor who will help them prepare for admission to the major. Application to the major takes place after completion of COR 100, ENG 104 and SWK 281. Transfer students who have completed the equivalent of SWK 281 at another accredited program may provisionally take one semester of junior-level courses while they apply to and are accepted into the program. The decision as to whether all requirements are adequately met for admission to the social work major will be made by the social work faculty.

  • A completed application and fee
  • Transcripts from all schools attended (HS Transcript only needed if student has taken less than 26 graded college credits)
  • ACT/SAT scores needed if taken within the last 3 years/ writing sample required if ACT/SAT score is over 3 years old. ACT composite score of 20 or SAT score of 940.
  • (GED) test must have an average standard score of 500 for regular admission.
  • For transfer students a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is needed
  • Completion of 40 credits of general education and liberal arts requirements, which may be fulfilled at Spring Arbor
    University Online
  • Successful completion of SWK 281 (C+ or better)
  • Personal interview with social work faculty

Michigan Online School of Education Masters Programs

Master of Arts in Education

Our Online Master of Arts in Education Admissions Requirements

  • Official transcripts from the institution who granted the bachelor’s degree
  • Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 for the last two years of your bachelor’s program preferred
  • Contact information for two references
  • Teacher certification information if applicable
  • Conviction disclosure
  • Completed graduate application

Master of Arts in Reading

Our Online Master of Arts in Reading Admissions Requirements

  • Official transcripts from the institution who granted the bachelor’s degree
  • Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 for the last two years of your bachelor’s program preferred
  • Contact information for two references
  • Teacher certification information if applicable
  • Conviction disclosure
  • Completed graduate application

Master of Arts in TESOL

Our Online Master of Arts in TESOL Admissions Requirements

  • Official transcripts from the institution who granted the bachelor’s degree
  • Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 for the last two years of your bachelor’s program preferred
  • Contact information for two references
  • Teacher certification information if applicable
  • Conviction disclosure
  • Completed graduate application
  • Writing sample
  • Foreign Language Verification Form

Master of Special Education

Our Online Master of Arts in Special Education Admissions Requirements

  • Official transcripts from the institution who granted the bachelor’s degree
  • Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 for the last two years of your bachelor’s program preferred
  • Contact information for two references
  • Teacher certification information if applicable
  • Conviction disclosure
  • Completed graduate application

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About SAU Online

Since 1873, Spring Arbor University has helped students pursue wisdom by offering an education grounded in the Christian faith. What began as a small elementary and secondary school in the late 1800s has evolved into a premier private Christian university that offers engaging online programs designed to meet the unique needs of busy, working adults. While we’re not the only university to offer online degree programs, our distinction lies in our total commitment to providing educational excellence within a Christ-honoring and supportive online community.

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