Master of Science in Continuing EducationGeneral Program Admission Requirements This degree does not qualify a student for any teaching certificate in the State of Alabama. This degree is designed to meet the needs of those students who are interested in pursuing work as a means of personal development and/or preparation for certain professional areas requiring a master’s degree. To be admitted to this program, the prospective student must meet all requirements for admission to the School of Graduate Studies. I. Conditional Admission Required Courses: 9 hours Professional Courses ED 504 . Techniques of Educational Research (3) OR A graduate level research course in an academic area ED 506 . Educational Statistics (3) OR A graduate level statistics course EP 500 . Advanced Educational Psychology (3) OR A graduate level psychology course II. Unconditional Admission Required Courses: 24 hours Courses from areas of interest or concentration Total Required: 33 hours Program Completion Requirements The student shall: 1. Maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or better in all courses in the approved program as verified on an official transcript with no grade less than "C." 2. Make a satisfactory score on a written comprehensive examination documenting mastery of the curriculum of the program.