Application Materials


Application Materials for On-line Application to the Fitchburg State University

Master of Education in Curriculum and Teaching (* Non-Licensure)


* Fitchburg State University awards all graduate credits and degrees. Initial and Professional Licensure is done by Catherine Leahy Brine.

Applicants to graduate programs at Fitchburg State must have received a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the US or have completed the equivalent of a U.S. Bachelor's degree or university-level degree program.

All applicants for admission to graduate study are required to submit the following credentials:

  1. Official transcript of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  2. Three letters of recommendation, one from a supervisor
  3. Professional resume
  4. Official transcripts of graduate level course work from a regionally accredited institution (if applicable)
  5. Graduate Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement
  6. Online Graduate Application and $50 fee


* For Licensure endorsement purposes, please send the following to Catherine Leahy Brine at 98 Randolph St, Weymouth, MA 02190

  1. Catherine Leahy Cover Sheet with the non-refundable application/processing fee of $150, payable to Catherine Leahy Brine, Inc.
    **This will be deducted from your first tuition payment when you start the program.


  2. A copy of your teaching license.