12 months
9570 USD/year
9570 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching master's degree programs in the School of Teacher Education at San Diego State University have high expectations for participant commitment to learning, personal growth and development, and inquiry.


Key facts

These advanced degrees are designed to promote and support learning and development through scholarly reading, study, and exchange of ideas. Time invested in graduate study will involve work at the classroom, school, and district levels; the expectation is that students who graduate from these programs will become experts and leaders in their schools and districts and in other learning environments.

The School of Teacher Education graduate Teaching programs offered by San Diego State University require that participants:

  • must have a teaching credential or 12 units in education
  • be skilled communicators , both orally and in writing
  • be enthusiastic about and prepared to engage in scholarly study and work, and disseminate findings, as appropriate
  • realize that one purpose for graduate study is to push the boundaries of one's own personal, as well as professional, growth and learning
  • understand that the STE graduate programs require a significant investment of time for reading, reflection, research, and investigation of educational environments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Arts
  • Language Arts with Reading Specialist 
  • Mathematics Education
  • Science Education
  • Elementary Education and Secondary Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9570 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9570 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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