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Teaching - Community College Education

Mississippi State University

12 months
Duration
15040 USD/year
15040 USD/year
8910 USD/year
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The Teaching - Community College Education is an interdisciplinary degree program at Mississippi State University designed to prepare professionals for teaching in a community college setting.

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Overview

The degree prepares educators for service in rural community colleges and requires a minimum of 18 hours in the student’s teaching field (e.g., history, math, English). The professional education sequence consists of 12 hours. The education courses introduce students to the philosophy and culture of the community college and prepare them to teach non-traditional and first-generation students. Sensitivity to diversity and adult learning theory is also included in the curriculum. 

The Teaching - Community College Education program at Mississippi State University is offered through the Center for Distance Education but is not completely online since most courses in the teaching field are only offered on campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community College History/Philosophy
  • Community College Instructional Assessment
  • Community College Teaching and Learning
  • Function and Methods of Research in Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Review tips for a successful application.
  • Review both University and departmental deadlines.
  • Gather the full names and email addresses of three individuals to compose letters of recommendation.
  • Prepare your statement of purpose.
  • Review, edit, and finalize your resume/curriculum vitae and select a writing sample (if required).
  • Request your transcripts.
  • Arrange to have your test scores sent to The Graduate School (Examples: GRE, GMAT, TOEFL or IELTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7520 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7520 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4455 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Starkville

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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