USC Upstate School of Education to Host Open Houses for Graduate Level Programs

October 25, 2010 at 9:40 am

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The University of South Carolina Upstate’s School of Education will host two open houses in October to share information about its graduate level programs. The first will be held on the USC Sumter Campus on October 20, 2010 from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in the Schwartz Building, Room 113. The second will be held on the Spartanburg campus of USC Upstate on October 26, 2010 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the JM Smith Boardroom in the Health Education Complex.

USC Upstate’s graduate programs in education are designed for certified teachers who wish to pursue graduate courses leading to a master’s degree, recertification, certification in an additional area, and courses for professional growth and development. Courses are scheduled to accommodate the busy schedules of working professionals. Classes begin at 4:30 pm. Internet and hybrid courses are also available. The open house will provide information on the graduate programs admissions requirements, financial aid, and program of study framework. It will also highlight the fast-track master’s degree programs, a convenient way to earn a master’s degree in early childhood education, elementary education, or special education for the visually impaired in as little as 18 months. School of Education faculty will be at the open houses and will be available to answer questions about the programs.

To rsvp for these open houses or to obtain more information about graduate level possibilities at USC Upstate, contact Carolyn Culbertson at (864) 503-5573 or email