Admissions Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree from an accredited institution outside of the United States.
  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Students with a GPA less than 3.0 may be considered for conditional admission.
  • Completed online application 
  • Official transcripts from all schools previously attended. In order to qualify as official transcripts they must be either directly from the issuing institution or in a sealed envelope that is directly from the issuing institution.
    • Please send to Graduate Programs | Basile Hall | Mount Mercy University | 1330 Elmhurst Dr. NE | Cedar Rapids, IA  52402-4797 
  • Personal statement
  • Resume with at least three years of teaching experience.
  • Copy of current Iowa teaching license 
  • Two recommendations from people qualified to assess candidate's strengths.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the Master's Program in Education, contact or call or email Michael Lown at 319-861-2392 ext. 1864 or