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University of Saint Francis

12 months
525 USD/credit
525 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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In two years or less at the Teaching degree program offered by the University of Saint Francis, you can earn a degree that strengthens your ability to teach and train both inside and outside of formal educational settings.


We’ve structured the Teaching program at the University of Saint Francis to help you balance life and school obligations. USF’s online Virtual Campus has up to six start dates during the year, and courses are offered in short eight-week sessions, with a 16-week practicum and 16-week clinical internship cementing your learnings.

Professional Licensure Disclosures

  • All education and special education licensure programs at USF meet requirements for Indiana state licensure
  • If you desire a license from a state other than Indiana, please contact the State Department of Education for that state for clarification on obtaining licensure
  • Relocating to another state during the course of a program could impact whether or not you meet that state’s requirements. Please contact the appropriate licensing agency for professional licensure eligibility requirements.
  • USF students enrolled in teacher education programs are being prepared to test for the Indiana teaching licensure exam. However, students are not required to sit for the Indiana licensure exam to earn the degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Learners in Today’s Classroom
  • Collaborative Classrooms and Schools
  • Integrated Classroom Technology
  • Responsive Classroom Management
  • Inclusive Content Assessment
  • Effective and Inclusive Classrooms
  • Diagnosis and Differentiation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
151 (quantitative)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • A candidate statement

If you are applying for the teaching licensure track, you must also satisfy the following requirements:

  • Clearance of the national sex offender check
  • A signed teaching disclosure
  • Demonstration of basic skills competency through one of the following: ACT/SAT; Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution; Previous or current teaching license; Pearson CORE test score of 220 or higher if license area is different from earned Undergraduate degree
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      525 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      525 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 12 months.


    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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