M.Sc. On Campus

Secondary Education

University of Scranton

12 months
965 USD/credit 34740 USD/year
965 USD/credit 34740 USD/year
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The Secondary Education program at University of Scranton offers courses and fieldwork for students seeking an initial Pennsylvania Instructional I certificate, grades 7-12, in a specific academic area.


The Master of Science in Secondary Education degree at University of Scranton requires 34 credits in course work.  

The program prepares grades 7-12 teachers who are planning to teach in various grades content areas, including Biology, Chemistry, Communication, History, Political Science, English, General Science, Mathematics, Modern Language, Latin and Physics.  

Key Features 

  • Applicants who do not possess an undergraduate degree in the outlined above content areas may be required to take additional undergraduate course work.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Foundation Course Requirements 
  • Interdisciplinary Assessment
  • Advanced Educational Psychology
  • Inclusionary Classroom Practices
  • Education of the Exceptional Child
  • Secondary Classroom Management and Discipline

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 3.00 is expected for admittance to graduate study. 
  • An applicant whose undergraduate GPA falls below the level of 3.00 must submit other evidence of his/her ability to successfully complete a graduate program, such as grades in other post-baccalaureate courses/programs, scores from examinations (e.g. Graduate Record Examination), or a record of successful completion of progressively higher work responsibilities.
  • International students may be permitted to complete this program without certification if they have satisfied the teaching standards in their respective countries.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 965 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    34740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 965 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Scranton

1000 - 1500 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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