Adolescence Education (7-12)

St. Thomas Aquinas College

Master On Campus
16 months
1035 USD/credit
1035 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The MST in Adolescence Education (7-12) at St. Thomas Aquinas College is for those people who hold an undergraduate degree in a content area and are now considering teaching as a career. 


They could be recent graduates, teaching assistants or career changers. The program is a total of 36 credits, including a semester of student teaching. The program can be completed in 16 months, but candidates may take longer if they need to. Most classes are held in the evening so that candidates can continue to work full-time. 

Upon completion of the program in Adolescence Education (7-12) at the St. Thomas Aquinas College, candidates will be recommended for teaching certification in their chosen content area (English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Spanish) for grades 7-12. Candidates will be qualified to teach their content area to students in grades 7-12 in both public and private schools. Additional classes in Middle School Education can be taken for certification to teach grades 5 and 6.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Psychology of Learning/Models of Teaching
  • Writing Across the Curriculum: Teaching Strategies for Inclusive Adolescent Classrooms
  • Exceptional Children Secondary Education
  • Historical and Contemporary Issues in Education
  • Reading Across the Curriculum :Teaching Strategies for Inclusive Adolescent Classrooms
  • Assessment: Principles and Practices

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application
  • GRE general test scores or Miller Analogy Test (MAT) score for Master's Programs
  • Official transcripts from each previously attended college or university must be sent to the Office of Admissions directly from the issuing institution
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Professional Goals
  • For MSEd and Post-Master's applications, a teaching certificate must be held by applicant

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1035 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    1035 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 USD per credit and a duration of 16 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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Adolescence Education (7-12)
St. Thomas Aquinas College


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