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Elementary Education - Teacher Certification

Arizona State University

12 months
25200 USD/year
23544 USD/year
11720 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Elementary Education - Teacher Certification MEd program from Arizona State University is for those who already have a bachelor's degree in any field and want to become licensed to teach grades K-8. The elementary education program builds strong connections between theory and practice through quality classroom instruction paired with extensive professional experiences.

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Students gain a strong foundation in teaching and content knowledge from experts in the field of education. Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College faculty actively engage in the educational research community and embed this vital knowledge throughout the program. This connection further empowers our students to engage in their own research through the applied project coursework. This Elementary Education - Teacher Certification MEd program is offered at Arizona State University .

A series of clinical experiences or field placements are designed to assist our students in developing a thorough understanding of teaching and learning as they apply knowledge from their coursework in varied school settings. Individualized guidance through our clinical framework provides our students with the support they need to become effective educators.

Career Opportunities

Students gain skills in teaching, conducting research, utilizing technology and collaborating in teams which prepare them for educational careers working with learners in grades K-8.

Career examples include:

  • curriculum leader
  • instructional specialist
  • K-8 teacher
  • school director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology in Education
  • Instructional Planning for the Diverse Classroom
  • Social Studies Methods and Assessment
  • Science Methods and Assessment
  • Mathematics Methods and Assessment
  • Instructional Design for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students
  • Effective Classroom Behavior Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


38 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in any field, from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • three letters of recommendation
  • personal statement
  • resume
  • IVP fingerprint clearance card issued by the state of Arizona
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Online Arizona resident: $13,680/year
  • Online Non-Arizona resident: $14,992/year

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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


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