Hastings College

M.A. On Campus
12 months
24040 USD/year
24040 USD/year
24040 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Looking to go further as an educator? Or become an educator after working in another or related field? Then check our our Masters of Arts in Teaching Program!


The aim of this Hastings College graduate program is to prepare you for classroom teaching in elementary and secondary schools. The primary purpose is for initial teacher certification for:

  • People with a baccalaureate degree but no professional education who would like to prepare to teach, or
  • Certified and practicing teachers who seek to enhance their professional skills, add an endorsement area or renew their certificate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art Studio
  • Digital Media
  • Art History and Theory
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Theatre Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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

Admission Requirements

  • Completed  and $50 matriculation fee (waived for Hastings College graduates).
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.
  • 2.5 overall GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • State of Nebraska required ETS Core Academic Skills Test (or PRAXIS I). Scores showing passage from the Educational Testing Service (ETS) office received in the education department.
  • Two references from school administrators or college professors.
  • Personal interview required at the discretion of the department in which the major area of study is to be taken.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12020 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12020 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    24040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12020 USD per semester and a duration of 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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