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Transition to Teaching in Elementary Education 

American College of Education

Postgraduate Certificate Online
14 months
Duration
6642 USD/year
6642 USD/year
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About

This Transition to Teaching in Elementary Education program 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.

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Overview

By building a solid foundation in elementary education, it will prepare you for a career of working with young learners.

Key Features

  • Flexible: Study on your schedule. Our online format allows you to plan your coursework around your life.
  • 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.
  • Transferable: If you choose to continue your education, you can apply all of the credits earned in this certificate program toward our M.A. in Elementary Teaching and get your degree faster.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • 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
  • Orientation to Elementary Teaching 
  • Integrated Curriculum: Fine Arts, Technology, and Wellness
  • Elementary Student Teaching and Seminar Last Course

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 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.
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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.
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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).
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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 2.5 and, at least, 5 years of documented professional experience related to the content area in which the applicants seek licensure;
  • or both a bachelor's degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution and proof of passing Indiana state approved content area examination(s) in the subject area.
Provide official test results* demonstrating achievement of the following scores on any of these nationally recognized tests:
  • ACT: Minimum Composite score of 24
  • GRE: Minimum Composite score of 301
  • SAT: Minimum Composite score of 1100

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6642 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 months.
  • National

    6642 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 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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