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Transition to Teaching, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
Become a teacher. Transition to Teaching is an online, graduate-level program leading to Indiana state licensure.


Tracks include:

  • Elementary (K-6)
  • Secondary (5-12): biology, business, chemistry, earth & space science, economics, English, French, geography, government/citizenship, health, historical perspectives, math, physical education, physical science, physics, psychology, sociology, Spanish
  • All-grade (P-12): French, physical education, Spanish

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to the Education Profession 
  • Exceptional Children 
  • Mathematics in the Elementary Classroom 
  • Classroom Management for Elementary Teachers 
  • Early Literacy Experiences and Assessments: K-3 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description
      The elementary track is 9 classes, and secondary is 7. You can complete the Transition to Teaching program in 18 months or less.
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits

    • elementary track (24 credit hours)
    • secondary (18 credit hours)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Apply to the Transition to Teaching program
  • Submit college transcripts
  • Complete a criminal background check (within the last 12 months)
  • Pay the $100 application fee
  • If desired, apply for federal financial aid

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    450 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
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Tuition is $450 per credit hour. That’s $10,800 for the elementary track (24 credit hours), and $8,100 for secondary (18 credit hours). Tuition does not include books.


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