Social Studies Education - Teaching License, M.Ed. | University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, United States
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Social Studies Education - Teaching License

13 months
Duration
28560 USD/year
28560 USD/year
18456 USD/year
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About

Earn your license to teach social studies in grades 5-12 and your master’s degree in just over a year. University of Minnesota's accelerated program in Social Studies Education - Teaching License will prepare you to start teaching with solid classroom experience.

Overview

You will complete all of the required teaching hours through our unique co-teaching practicum model and required coursework in 13 months. The license to teach in Minnesota is highly transferable to other states and our candidates are sought after by local school districts.This is a graduate-level, full-time program.

Timeline

In this accelerated 13-month program in Social Studies Education - Teaching License from University of Minnesota you will complete all your required licensure coursework, student-teaching hours, and MEd completion credits.

Program orientation is in May. Courses start in the summer and finish the following summer. After completing the program and taking the licensure exams, you will earn both your MEd and your 5-12 social studies teaching license and be ready to start in your own classroom in the Fall.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Culture, Schools, & Communities: Human Relations
  • Child and Adolescent Development for Teaching and Learning
  • Reading in the Content Areas for Initial Licensure Candidates
  • Academic Language and English Learners
  • Technology for Teaching and Learning
  • Advanced Methods of Teaching the Social Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 13 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

32 SCH

32.5 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prerequisite evaluation. Prior to applying you will want to work with an MEd advisor to have your transcripts reviewed.
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. institution, or a comparable degree from a recognized college or university in another country, is required.
  • Transcripts. Unofficial transcripts from all previous institutions. Official transcripts aren't required until after you are admitted.
  • Resume.
  • Essay.
  • Letter of recommendation.
  • Diversity Statement.
  • Extenuating circumstances statement (optional).
  • Application fees are $75 for US applicants and $95 for international students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14280 USD per semester during 13 months.
  • National

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14280 USD per semester during 13 months.
  • In-State

    18456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9228 USD per semester during 13 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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