The M.Ed. in Elementary Education at Rhode Island College is designed for practicing teachers seeking professional preparation leading to an advanced degree. Our goal is to develop candidates’ potential to become academic leaders through emphasis on action research, problem based learning, and self-inquiry.
Why Rhode Island College?
Rhode Island College is the state’s leading institution in teacher education, noted for its dedication to the best in personalized education, its commitment to equity and diversity and to building deep-rooted partnerships with community-based agencies. With its newly designed School of Education facility, featuring state-of-the-art classrooms, RIC continues to educate tomorrow’s teachers to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
Candidates complete an 18 credit professional core as well as a 12 credit emphasis strand of their choosing. Coursework reflects current best practices while supporting candidates’ active, reflective engagement in their own classrooms and schools.
- Foundations of Education in America
- Planning, Teaching, Learning Processes
- Classroom Management and the Student
- Methods of Teaching Mathematics
Methods of Teaching Social Studies
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Teacher certification
- Official transcripts of all college work (undergraduate and graduate)
- Official test scores (GRE/MAT)
- Undergraduate GPA 3.0/4.0 scale (or other evidence of academic potential)
- Three reference forms and three letters of recommendation
- Professional goals essay
- Performance based evaluation
International28290 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 943 USD per credit during 12 months.
National28290 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 943 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State14550 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 485 USD per credit during 12 months.
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