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Teaching, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 10 months
    Duration
, OR,
The Master of Arts in Teaching is a degree program leading to Oregon PreK-12 preliminary teaching licensure. It is designed to provide public and private schools in Oregon with qualified early childhood, elementary, middle, and high school teachers.

About

Candidates entering our program are expected to have developed breadth and depth of content knowledge by completing an appropriate bachelor's degree, providing the foundation for professional education courses and field experiences in schools.

The Master of Arts in Teaching program provides instruction in the core 36 semester credits that lead to preliminary teaching licensure. You have the option of taking classes on a full-time or part-time basis.

Programme Structure

You can take our classes in Portland, Salem, Newberg and Redmond, Oregon. Learn more details about endorsements that can be added to our teaching degrees, request more information, and then join us. We'd love to walk with you on the journey of becoming a teacher.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 10 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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).

For students seeking admission to the MAT program, requirements are as follows:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a GPA of at least 3.0 in the last two years of course work
  • Interview by the admission committee
  • Previous experience working with children or adolescents

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    746 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 746 USD per credit and a duration of 10 months.
  • National Applies to you

    746 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 746 USD per credit and a duration of 10 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Newberg

  • 1448 - 2580 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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