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M.Ed. On Campus

Elementary Education

University of North Carolina Wilmington

18 months
Duration
18548 USD/year
18548 USD/year
4720 USD/year
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About

Welcome to the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) in Elementary Education! This program is designed for students who already hold a bachelor's degree, but have little to no background in education.

Overview

Successful completion of the program will lead to NC Elementary Education certification (K-6) and prepare educators to teach as elementary classroom teachers. 

Two options are available: 

  • Main Campus Face-to-Face Track – Courses meet two evenings each week during the regular semester and 3-4 evenings during the summer sessions.  Field experiences (including the internship) take place in PDS Counties.  
  • Distance Learning/Online Track – Courses are fully online and delivered asynchronously. Field experiences (including the internship) take place in PDS Counties and Regional PDS Counties.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Action Research for Elementary Educators 
  •  Advanced Teaching of Social Studies in the Elementary Classroom 
  • Special Topics in Education
  • Advanced Teaching of Language and Literacy in the Elementary Classroom
  • Arts Integration Across the Curriculum
  • Special Topics in Education 
  • Advanced Diverse Learners 
  • Advanced Teaching of Science in the Elementary Classroom

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university completed before graduate study begins.
  • Official copies of transcripts of all college work (undergraduate and graduate). Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better is recommended.
  • Three recommendations by individuals in relevant professional fields.
  • A letter of interest describing your interest in pursuing teaching as a profession, why you consider yourself a strong candidate for the program, and your commitment to working with children.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18548 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    18548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18548 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    4720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4720 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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