College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

Internship Testing Prerequisites per Program

Effective Spring 2015 Internships, all official and passing test scores must be submitted and in the Mason system (i.e. Banner/PatriotWeb) by the internship application deadline.Please allow a minimum of six weeks for processing of your official test scores.






Art X X X  
Early Childhood Special Education X   X  
Elementary Education X X X X
Early Childhood Education - EPK3 X X X X*
English as a Second Language X X* X  
Foreign Language X X** X  
Health/Physical Education X X X  
Music X X X  
Secondary Education X X X  
Special Education - General Curriculum X   X X
Special Education - Adapted Curriculum X X* X  
Special Education - Teach for America X      
Special Education - Teach for America - General Curriculum X   X X
Special Education - Visual Impairments X   X X

*Testing may be completed per program guidelines. See program for details.

**Students in the Foreign Language licensure program must take the ACTFL WPT and OPI tests. Students in Spanish, French, or German licensure programs must also take the Praxis II.