Master of Applied Science in Assessment

A Masters Program for You!

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If you are a dedicated teacher wanting to improve your skills and increase student learning, consider Missouri Western State University’s Master of Applied Science (MAS) in Assessment degree as your next career move.

Today, educational institutions from preschool to college are faced with the demands and challenges of high standards and accountability. Graduates of the MAS in Assessment degree will learn how to meet these expectations while improving quality within their organizations.

How to apply:

Complete an online application for admission to the graduate school.

Admission to the program requires meeting all qualifications for acceptance to the Missouri Western Graduate School, successful completion of a baccalaureate degree in education or a related field, and a minimum GPA of a 2.75. The GRE is not required.

Applications for new graduate cohorts are accepted until approximately 1-2 months before the beginning of the next semester, see this link for specific deadlines:

Please note that the majority of new students start in the summer semester.  If you intend to start in a different semester, we encourage you to contact the Education Graduate Program first

Note: Now accepting applications for a graduate assistantship for 2015-2016 school year. Please e-mail your resume and letter of interest to or call 816-271-4449 for questions.

Graduate School webpage:

Department of Education webpage: