Extension Education

Program Code: AEED
Degree: M.Ext.Ed.
School: Agriculture/Natural Resources
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose/Essay
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3)
  Supplementary Application
  Supplementary Application Two
  Writing Samples (2 required)**
  Description of Research/Work Experience (optional)***
  Portfolio PDF Upload (optional)^
Application Deadlines: March 10, 2021 (Fall 2021 international)*
  May 4, 2021 (Fall 2021 domestic)*
  September 29, 2021 (Spring 2022 international)*
  January 13, 2022 (Spring 2022 domestic)*
Contact Program: psla.umd.edu/graduate-programs

*Prior to applying it is highly recommended to contact Dr. Melissa Leiden Welsh at: aeedgradadmissions@umd.edu

**Writing Sample: Please submit a sample of your professional writing. Note if it was published and where (some examples include: Extensions fact sheet, journal article, practitioner article, popular media/newspaper [educational focus], grower's newsletter, etc.).

***Description of Research/Work Experience: this is an opportunity to further describe your previous research/work (in addition to items listed in your statement of purpose). 

^Portfolio (optional): Items may include philosophy of teaching or Extension Education, teaching credentials/certifications, additional work products.