Adolescence Education (7-12), Master | St. Thomas Aquinas College | Sparks, United States
16 months
1080 USD/credit 29160 USD/year
1080 USD/credit 29160 USD/year
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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. 


The Adolescence Education (7-12) program at St. Thomas Aquinas College 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. 

Key Features 

  • Most classes are held in the evening so that candidates can continue to work full-time. 
  • Upon completion of the program, candidates will be recommended for teaching certification in their chosen content area. 

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 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution verifying the completion of a liberal arts major or 30 credit concentration in an academic area of the New York State learning standards and that meets the standards of a particular specialized professional association (e.g. NCSS, NCTE, NCTM, NSTA)
  • An overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Submission of three professional references
  • Interview with the Coordinator of the MST program which includes the submission of a supervised writing sample
  • A 1-2 page professional goals statement indicating professional goals and reason for undertaking graduate study in education

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1080 USD per credit during 16 months.
  • National

    29160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1080 USD per credit during 16 months.


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