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Requirements for initial admission to the MAT program:

The MAT Program in Early Childhood Education encourages you to apply early. New students are only accepted for fall term; the next entry point will be fall of 2016. All admission documents should be submitted by July 15, 2016 for the fall 2016 cohort.

Admission Steps

  1. Complete and submit the Online Application for Admission or contact the Office of Graduate Studies for a paper application.

  2. Contact all postsecondary schools (colleges, universities and technical schools) you attended, whether you earned credit or not, and have each send Reinhardt an official transcript. If your transcripts could be under a different last name or maiden name, please note on the appropriate line on the application.  One transcript  must reflect a Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum 2.75 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).

  3. Submit a copy of the original GACE Reporting Score Form that officially documents passing scores on the GACE Program Admission Assessment in Reading (Test #200), Mathematics (#201), and Writing (#202), or the Combined Test I, II, and III (#700).  For more GACE information, visit the website at http://www.gace.ets.org.

    When you receive the official GACE scores through an e-mail, forward the e-mail to the Office of Graduate Studies at GradStudies@reinhardt.edu.

    EXEMPTIONS: The GACE Program Admission Assessment may be exempted if sufficient scores are obtained on the following:

  • SAT® (1000 on Verbal/Critical Reading, and Math)

  • ACT® (43 on English and Math) or

  • GRE® (1030 Combined Score for Verbal and Quantitative; after 8-1-11, 297 Verbal and Quantitative)

    For specific information about GACE Program Admission Assessment exemptions, visit the following Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC) link: http://www.gapsc.com/EducatorPreparation/Assessment/BasicSkillsInfo.aspx


        NOTE:  
An applicant who has submitted an acceptable application, official transcripts with an acceptable GPA, and
        passing scores on the GACE Program Admission Assessment, may proceed to Steps 4 and 5.

       4. Complete the GACE Georgia Educator Ethics – Program Entry (Test 350) Assessment.

           Add Reinhardt University as a score recipient when you register for Test Code 350 in 
           order for Reinhardt University to receive notice that you have completed the assessment.  For specific 
           information about the new Educator Ethics Assessment, go to http://gace.ets.org/ethics/about.

       5. An applicant who has submitted an acceptable application, official transcripts with an acceptable GPA,
           and passing scores on the GACE Program Admission Assessment, will be sent the following forms:
           a consent form for the Criminal Background Check, a Cohort Letter of Commitment, and a Reinhardt
           University Registration Form. These should be signed and returned to the Reinhardt University Office
           of Graduate Studies, along with a check for $7.00 made out to Reinhardt University for the Criminal
           Background Check


         NOTE:  
All documents should be submitted by July 15, 2016 for the fall 2016 cohort. After completing these 5 steps,
         an applicant will receive a letter about his or her admission status.

 
Send
 all MAT program admission requirement documentation to:

MAT PROGRAM
Office of Graduate Studies
Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981

fax 770-720-9236

email: GradStudies@reinhardt.edu

For information, please contact

Program Questions:
Dr. Pamela H. Colvin
Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education
MAT Program Coordinator
Reinhardt University
770-720-5948
PHC@reinhardt.edu

Admissions questions: 770-720-5797
Office of Graduate Studies
Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981
GradStudies@reinhardt.edu