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Texas A&M University Central Texas

12 months
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7810 USD/year
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2746 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Teaching program at Texas A&M University Central Texas is specifically designed for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree and now want to transition into the teaching profession.

Overview

A Master of Arts degree in Teaching from Texas A&M University Central Texas will prepare you to obtain licensure as a Texas K–12 classroom teacher in elementary, secondary, or special education.

The university-based post-baccalaureate certification route consists of six certification courses to provide students with the foundation for effective teaching. 

Additionally, students participate in a full-time, yearlong paid internship, and all coursework applies to master’s degree completion.

Our education professors all have decades of experience, both in the classroom and in teacher preparation, enabling students to benefit from the kind of learning and guidance that not only builds on your content area knowledge, but enhances long-term career goals as well.

Career Opportunities

  • Elementary teachers (public or private school)
  • Middle School teachers (public or private school)
  • High School teachers (public or private school)

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills to earn teacher certification in Texas.
  • Be employable as educators in Texas.
  • Create effective curriculum.
  • Provide high-quality instruction.
  • Conduct research on relevant issues to curriculum and instruction.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Techniques of Research
  • Foundations and History of Education 
  • Methods of Effective Teaching 
  • Introduction to Exceptional Learners 
  • Creating and Managing Learning Environment 
  • Literacy Development 
  • Teaching Internship 
  • Advanced Instructional Strategies for Diverse Learners 
  • Cultural Diversity in Schools and Community
  • Curriculum Design and Implementation
  • Language and Social Studies Seminar
  • Teaching Mathematics and Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • A minimum of 18 semester hours with no letter grade less than a “C” in the certification subject area
  • Successful admission to graduate school
  • GRE scores if the applicant has a 2.75-2.99 GPA. Required Scores:  Verbal Reasoning 157, Quantitative Reasoning 155, and Analytical Writing 4.5
  • Successful completion of professional interview measuring knowledge, experience, skills, and aptitude with a combined minimum score of 45
  • Successful completion of writing sample with a combined minimum score of 14
  • Evidence of good moral character and the mental, emotional, and physical ability to function effectively in a classroom based on the interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3905 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3905 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2746 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1373 USD per semester during 12 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.

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