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Elementary Teaching

American College of Education

M.A. Online
19 months
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6631 USD/year
6631 USD/year
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About

This Master of Arts in Elementary Teaching (MAT) at the American College of Education is designed for those who want to be elementary teachers but have bachelor’s degrees in non-education fields. By building a solid foundation in elementary education, you’ll earn a master’s degree and be prepared for a career of working with young learners.

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Overview

Study on your schedule. This Master of Arts in Elementary Teaching (MAT) at the American College of Education allows you to plan your coursework around your life.

Key Features

  • Hands-on Learning

To help you transition to a career in teaching, you’ll complete field experiences/observations throughout the program and end with student teaching. This hands-on experience will make sure you’re ready to teach.

  • State-Approved

This program is approved to lead to an initial elementary generalist teacher license in Indiana.

  • Accelerated Completion

If you’ve completed the Certificate in Transition to Teaching in Elementary Education, you can apply those credits toward this degree and finish it faster.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Research Methods for Elementary Teacher
  • Methods of Structured English Immersion 
  • Emerging Literacy Methods for Elementary Teacher Preparation
  •  Developing Literacy Methods: Integrating Skills in Elementary Teacher Preparation
  •  Social Studies and Language Arts for Elementary Teacher Preparation
  • Social Studies and the Language Arts for Elementary Teacher Preparation - Arizona 
  • Orientation to Elementary Teaching

Lecturers

Dr. Tiffany Hamlett has worked in higher education for eight years in various educational fields. Her background includes early childhood education, curriculum development, and research methods. In addition, she serves as a reviewer for Social Development and the Southern Early Childhood Association. 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 19 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's or Highest Post-Baccalaureate degree earned
  • Minimum Grade Point Average cumulative 3.0 on a 4.0 Scale for full admission 
  • or both a Bachelor's degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution and proof of passing state approved content area examination(s) in the subject area

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6631 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 19 months.
  • National

    6631 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 19 months.

Funding

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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