12 months
32616 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Teaching from American University Washington DC is designed for individuals with a bachelor's degree and interest in a teaching license.


Teaching from American University Washington DC provides a strong network within DC-Maryland-Virginia (over 50 area schools offer placements for our students) and further networking with our MAT grads teaching in schools nationwide.


Our program prepares graduates in 5 semesters for direct entry into positions as classroom teachers and related careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Effective Teaching for Diverse Students 
  • Children's Literature: A Critical Literacy Perspective 
  • Topics in Literacy Education 
  • Community and Family Partnerships in the Early Childhood Setting 
  • Topics in Early Childhood Education
  • Theory and Curriculum in Early Childhood Education 
  • Teaching Literacy in the Elementary School 
  • Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary School 
  • Teaching Science in the Elementary School 
  • Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Transcripts
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32616 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Tuition for National students: $1,812 Per credit hour
  • Tuition for summer option: $1,759 per credit

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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