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Education - Secondary Teacher Education

University of Phoenix

19 months
540 USD/credit 13301 USD/year
540 USD/credit 13301 USD/year
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Our Master of Arts in Education - Secondary Teacher Education degree at University of Phoenix is designed for adults who have no prior teaching experience or aren’t yet certified but have a bachelor’s degree in another discipline.


Thinking about shifting careers to teach high school students? Now might be a good time. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job openings for new teachers are expected to rise as student enrollment is expected to increase between 2018 and 2028.

In this Education - Secondary Teacher Education degree at University of Phoenix, you’ll learn to:

  • Utilize effective classroom teaching strategies
  • Foster critical thinking for diverse learners
  • Find and evaluate classroom resources
  • Develop a classroom management plan appropriate for high schoolers
  • Understand the influence of emotional, intellectual, psychological, social and cultural factors on learning


What can you do with a Master of Arts in Education/Secondary Teacher Education?

A MAEd/TED-S can prepare you to be a:

  • Secondary teacher
  • English teacher
  • History teacher
  • Math teacher
  • Science teacher
  • Social studies teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation To Teacher Education
  • Professional Knowledge, Skills, And Dispositions
  • Child/adolescent Growth, Development, And Learning
  • Teaching The Exceptional Learner
  • Evaluation And Data Literacy6
  • Technology Integration For Educators
  • Secondary - Creating An Effective Learning Environment
  • Instruction And Assessment For Diverse Learners
  • Reading In The Content Area
  • English/language Arts Content And Curricular Knowledge
  • Social Studies Content And Curricular Knowledge
  • Secondary Content And Curricular Knowledge
  • Mathematics Content And Curricular Knowledge

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 19 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

You have 8-10 opportunities all year long to start your online master’s degree, so you can begin when it best suits your schedule.


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have an undergraduate degree from an approved, college or university with institutional accreditation, or hold a comparable degree from a recognized institution outside the United States.
  • Must meet work experience requirements or have access to an organizational environment, depending on your selected degree program.
  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or hold an approved, valid visa if residing in the United States.
  • Not have been expelled from a previous institution.
  • Meet the English proficiency admission requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13301 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 19 months.
  • National

    13301 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 19 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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