16 months
746 USD/credit 21820 USD/year
746 USD/credit 21820 USD/year
412 USD/credit 12051 USD/year
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Teaching from Salisbury University is designed to prepare students for initial teacher certification.


At Teaching from Salisbury University you will find:

  • Concurrent Maryland teacher certification and a master’s degree
  • Faculty with solid content area expertise
  • Strong relationship with professional development K-12 schools in the Delmarva region
  • Clinical placements in the middle and secondary schools of our award-winning Professional Development School network
  • Nationally recognized programs

Graduates with Teaching from Salisbury University will:

  • reflect on culturally relevant and globally informed pedagogy, presenting content in clear and meaningful ways
  • apply professional knowledge, research, information and data to instructional decision making
  • critically examine teaching practice to make informed decisions that positively impact student learning
  • apply pedagogical theory, continuous reflection and assessment to enhance instruction for diverse populations in various educational settings including high poverty schools
  • use technology to foster critical thinking, inquiry, teaching, collaboration and communication to enhance learning for all students, developing digital citizenship
  • provide leadership in a variety of professional roles
  • conduct research to inform practice and professional development for self and others, continuously deepening content, and pedagogical knowledge to inform practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Development and Learning Applied to Teaching 
  • Education in a Diverse and Democratic Society
  • The Inclusive Classroom
  • Classroom Management: Theory and Practice
  • Educational Research
  • Instruction and Assessment for Student Learning 
  • Teaching Literacy in the Content Areas 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Winter Priority Deadline: October 1st


39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students in the M.A.T. program must possess a baccalaureate degree, with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 in the last half of their undergraduate program, and appropriate content coursework for certification in one of the state-approved areas.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can speak to the applicant’s ability to write at an appropriate skill level for graduate work and a level of motivation appropriate to carry the candidate through a rigorous graduate program.
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • A "Declaration of Finances" 
  • Submit a Graduate Application
  • Submit Official Transcripts
  • Submit Residency Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 16 months.
  • National

    21820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 746 USD per credit during 16 months.
  • In-State

    12051 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 412 USD per credit during 16 months.

Graduate Non-Resident Regional Hagerstown 496 USD

Living costs for Salisbury

1300 - 2201 USD /month
Living costs

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


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