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Social Studies Education

University of North Carolina Greensboro

Master
24 months
Duration
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Teaching in Social Studies Education program at University of North Carolina Greensboro is for students who hold an undergraduate degree in a social studies discipline (anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology) who wish to receive secondary (9-12) teaching licensure. 

Overview

This Social Studies Education program at University of North Carolina Greensboro prepares students to be successful social studies teachers at the high school level. As part of this preparation, students spend 50 hours in an internship during the fall semester of their final year in the program, and engage in full-time student teaching during the spring semester of their senior year.

Designed for

This program is designed for students who hold a bachelor’s degree in a social studies discipline (anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology) who wish to receive licensure to teach at the secondary (9-12) level.

Career Opportunities

This program prepares students to be successful social studies teachers at the high school level. As part of this preparation, students spend 50 hours in an internship during the fall semester of their final year in the program, and engage in full-time student teaching during the spring semester of their senior year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Implications of Learning and Developmental Theory
  • Diverse Learners
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Introduction to Equity Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Language

English

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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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).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Cumulative GPA of a 3.0;
  • All graduate school entry requirements
  • Completion of state requirements for licensure, including the state licensure portfolio (it is also strongly recommended that students pass Praxis II before graduation)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 653 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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