Teaching, M.A. | La Sierra University | Home Gardens, United States
12 months
730 USD/credit 21900 USD/year
730 USD/credit 21900 USD/year
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The Teaching program from La Sierra University seeks to empower students through a process of seeking, knowing and serving. Students study theoretical principles and pedagogical practices to gain professional, ethical, and caring competence.


Our programs are unique. At the undergraduate level we focus on coaching you with the skills needed to become a professional teacher while at the graduate level we prepare you for a role in educational leadership.

Our Mission

The Teaching program from La Sierra University is devoted to the preparation of master educators to serve effectively in public and private schools. Our graduates serve as professional teachers, directors of instruction, subject matter specialists, and college professors. We train students at the bachelors, masters and doctoral levels.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integration of Faith and Learning 
  • Neuroscience and Learning 
  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Cooperative Learning 
  • Philosophy of Christian Ed.
  • Emotional/Social Intelligence
  • Culture, Society, and Ethics K-12 
  • Special Education in the Gen. Class.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admissions; these are the preferred deadlines.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Transcripts from all post-secondary academic institutions are required.
    • TOEFL Scores / English proficiency
    • GRE/GMAT (if requested)
    • Personal statement (Divinity and Education courses)
    • Recommendation Forms (if requested)
    • Department Interview/Audition (if requested)
    • Valid Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 730 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 730 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Home Gardens

1100 - 1600 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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