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Bridgewater State University

12 months
Duration
475 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in Biology degree at Bridgewater State University was developed for high school and middle school subject area teachers who have an initial license and are seeking a professional license in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Overview

The Master of Arts in Biology (MAT) program at Bridgewater State University provides a dynamic and inspiring learning environment, offering you countless opportunities to work side-by-side with peers, experienced classroom teachers and dedicated faculty in a collegial and supportive atmosphere. Integrating theory and practice, the program provides a balanced emphasis on building advanced teaching skills and deeper knowledge within a particular discipline.

The MAT program offers:

  • Content-based Biology courses
  • Diverse faculty with advanced degrees and extensive teaching and research experience
  • A solid foundation in effective teaching, learning, research and communication skills
  • A deeper understanding of instruction and assessment techniques for diverse learners
  • Development of advocacy and leadership competencies
  • Full and part-time program options
  • Small classes that facilitate a more personalized learning experience
  • Affordable tuition, whether you live in state or out of state

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Teacher as Researcher
  • The Standards-Based Classroom: Curriculum
  • The Teacher as Leader: From Issues to Advocacy
  • The Standards-Based Classroom: Instruction and Assessment for Diverse Learners
  • The Professional Teacher 
  • Advanced Biological Topics and Techniques

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Overseas students are advised to seek admission at least one month before the deadline.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and $50 application fee
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work
  • A 3.0 overall GPA based on four years work for the undergraduate degree
  • Applicants with a GPA below 3.5 must submit official GRE exam scores
  • Three letters of recommendation; at least two from professors
  • Personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    475 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 475 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    475 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 475 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Bridgewater

1289 - 2669 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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