12 months
883 USD/credit 31788 USD/year
883 USD/credit 31788 USD/year
883 USD/credit 31788 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching Elementary Education K-6 at Fairleigh Dickinson University must be proficient in the design and delivery of instruction, student assessment classroom management, and other research-based best practices that support quality teaching and learning.

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About Teaching Elementary Education K-6 at Fairleigh Dickinson University

Fairleigh Dickinson University’s School of Education (SOE) offers a preparation program leading to New Jersey certification in Elementary Education (K-6) that requires 24 credits for certification and another twelve (12) credits to complete the M.A.T. degree.

Candidates for New Jersey Certification and/or the Master of Arts in Teaching are responsible for working collaboratively with their SOE faculty adviser, following the approved plan of courses, meeting all program requirements, and maintaining good academic standing per New Jersey Department of Education, School of Education, and Fairleigh Dickinson University policies.


There is a current and projected need for teachers at all grade levels.  For elementary education, teachers who have additional areas of specialization will have an advantage as they move forward in their careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Effective Teaching and Effective Schools
  • Language Development and Literacy
  • Problem-based Strategies in Elementary Mathematics
  • Evaluation and Measurement in Education
  • Teaching Laboratory and Field Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upload or mail your academic records from all post-secondary schools attended.
  • Submit a TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-A score.
  • Submit a GRE or NCLEX score if required by the program.
  • Submit a Statement of Purpose.
  • Submit a resume or CV.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
  • Submit a copy of your passport.
  • Submit a bank statement and Affidavit of Financial Support if you are seeking an F-1 visa.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    31788 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31788 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    31788 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 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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