12 months
480 USD/credit 8640 USD/year
480 USD/credit 8640 USD/year
480 USD/credit 8640 USD/year
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The Master of Science (M.S) program with a major in Elementary Teaching at Indiana Wesleyan University is designed to provide an advanced degree in elementary teaching to teachers who were awarded a Transition to Teaching Elementary Certificate within ten years and became practicing classroom teachers.

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Candidates of the Master of Science (M.S) program with a major in Elementary Teaching  at Indiana Wesleyan University  will complete a 33-credit hour program by adding 18 hours of advanced preparation courses to 15 hours that may be transferred in from the TTT Elementary program coursework. The 18 credit hours are designed to provide participants with methods and materials to deepen their teaching ability and help their own students learn, including working with special needs children and accompanying law and policies, culturally responsive teaching, ethics and faith, and research and technology tools. They build on prior TTT coursework and teaching experience and align to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation's advanced-level program standards. Course instruction is designed to model best practices and procedures in the classroom.

You’ll Learn To…

  • Demonstrate the ability to use research with an understanding of qualitative, quantitative and/or mixed methods research methodologies.
  • Demonstrate ethical, Christ-like attitudes, values, and Biblical worldview that encompass professional dispositions, laws and policies, codes of ethics and professional standards appropriate to classroom teaching in their professional behaviors.
  • Apply advanced knowledge of student learning suitable for any student.
  • Apply data literacy to develop or sustain supportive school environments.
  • Apply self-reflection and data analysis to improve their own teaching.
  • Demonstrate the ability to lead and participate in collaborative activities with others, such as peers, colleagues, teachers, administrators, community organizations, and parents.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • How We Learn
  • The Faithful Teacher
  • The Craft of Teaching
  • Research in My School

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


18 SCH



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful awarding of a TTT Elementary Certificate within the last ten years.
  • Candidates need:
    • A valid (but not necessarily current) teacher’s license or (state, national, or international) equivalent.
    • At least one year of elementary teaching experience as teacher of record with supporting documentation from a school administrator.
    • Supporting documentation demonstrating access to an elementary classroom.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    8640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.


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