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Teaching with Credential

University of San Francisco

24 months
1045 USD/credit 31350 USD/year
1045 USD/credit 31350 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential program at University of San Francisco helps students learn to design powerful learning experiences while thinking critically about educational purposes, perspectives, and practices.


The Teaching with Credential program at University of San Francisco focuses on curriculum. We engage in critical study of historical and current controversies that shape what is taught in classrooms today. Teachers learn to design curriculum that embodies their educational values and provides all students access to powerful learning opportunities.

Graduates with  Teaching with Credential  from University of San Francisco will be able to:

  • Develop awareness of classroom teaching as a complex endeavor that involves understanding of curricular knowledge, diverse learners, high leverage pedagogies, classroom community/leadership, multiple forms of assessment, and the contexts of schooling.
  • Contemplate the different purposes of education and one’s own classroom teaching, and the implications for our role as teachers that foster our students’ growth as humane, competent, and empowered learners.
  • Understand the connections among theories, principles, and classroom practice and critique the assumptions that underlie them.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching, Learning & Technology
  • Learning & Teaching
  • Teaching for Diversity & Social Justice
  • Multiple Subject Curriculum & Instruction: Early Literacy
  • Education of Exceptional Children

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned their bachelor's and/or masters' degrees from a regionally accredited institution. 
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Certification of Finances
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Transcript (Academic Record) from each university or college attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1045 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    31350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1045 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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