Teaching Secondary Education - History, M.A. | Columbus State University | Columbus, United States
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Teaching Secondary Education - History

12 months
Duration
9804 USD/year
9804 USD/year
2520 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Teaching  Secondary Education - History at Columbus State University is designed for individuals holding a bachelor's degree in a closely related field who wish to obtain a teaching certificate and master's degree in history education.

Overview

Certification in this field is for grades 6 through 12. The M.A.T. provides professional and pedagogical studies that develop proficiency in the knowledge, skills, and habits of beginning teachers.

Educator Preparation at Columbus State University is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

We offer a master degree in Teaching  Secondary Education - History at Columbus State University. All educator preparation programs are approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of history, curriculum and standards of history education, geography and the social sciences
  • Demonstrate knowledge and use of the disciplines of the teacher's specialization
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current trends and practices; identify and use research and resources of the field
  • Identify and use media and technology
  • Demonstrate critical thinking
  • Value cultural diversity as an instructional resource and design and implement instruction effective with diverse learners
  • Identify and use assessment and evaluation techniques
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the teaching profession, lifelong learning and a commitment to the Georgia PSC Code of Ethics for Educators and the NCSS Social Studies Code of Ethics

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Education: Human Development, Motivation & Learning
  • Clinical Experience 
  •  Teaching and Inquiry-Based Lesson Design
  • Literacy in the Content Areas
  •  Special Education
  • Trends and Issues in Middle and Sec Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree in closely related field or a minimum of 25 semester hours of approved coursework
  • Transcript evaluation to determine content courses needed for certification
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 (regular admission) or 2.50 (provisional admission) on all undergraduate work at an accredited United States institution in fulfillment of the requirements for a baccalaureate degree
  • A passing GACE content test score is required for admission. 
  • Candidate holds a degree, earned within the last three years, in the content area in which he/she is seeking certification, and has grades of B or better, or a minimum 3.0 GPA, in content coursework

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1260 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbus

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

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