Newman University annually honors one or two deserving students from each degree program with the School of Education Outstanding Graduate Achievement Award. An Individual is eligible for consideration for the award if they are completing or have completed an M.S. Ed. Degree or Licensure program during the current academic year. This award is based on the following criteria:
· The student has demonstrated outstanding communication and technology skills, based on a review of major course projects.
· The student has demonstrated outstanding career application through the effective implementation of a graduate project.
· The student has demonstrated outstanding citizenship as evidenced by their contributions to Newman University and to fellow students in the program.
· The selection of the award recipients will be based on a review process by the graduate faculty and will be approved by all Newman faculty members who teach courses in the School of Education Graduate Program.