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Teaching-Social Studies (Secondary)

North Carolina State University

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The Master of Teaching-Social Studies (Secondary) at North Carolina State University is an accelerated teacher licensure program that leads its graduates to both an initial teaching license and a master’s degree in as little as a year-and-a-half (full-time).

Overview

The Master of Teaching-Social Studies (Secondary) at North Carolina State University in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction prepares teachers to teach secondary social studies including history, political science, government, civics, geography, and behavioral sciences.

The program results in licensure in grades 9-12 and focuses on a combination of social studies subject matter and pedagogy related to preparing young people for the rights and responsibilities of citizenship in the United States.

The MAT to teach secondary social studies is offered to those who hold a bachelor’s degree in a social science (economics, geography, history, political science, psychology or sociology) or 24 semester hours/credits with a minimum of one class from each of the following:

  • US History Pre 1865
  • US History Post 1865
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • World History
  • History of a non-Western Culture
  • Geography

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Developing and Interpreting Assessment (2 hrs.)
  • Exploring Diversity in Classroom and Community (3 hrs.)
  • Classroom Action Research (1 hr.)
  • Inquiry and Professional Development (1 hr.)
  • Organization and Behavioral Management of Inclusive Classrooms (3 hrs.)
  • Teacher Leadership
  • Methods & Materials in Teaching Secondary Social Studies
  • Special Problems in Social Studies Education

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Personal Statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Interview/resume/essays
  • Test Scores
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Bachelor’s degree from a college or university that holds regional accreditation from a recognized accrediting agency such as SACS

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28998 USD/year
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  • National

    28998 USD/year
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  • In-State

    11672 USD/year
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    Based on the original amount of 11672 USD per year and a duration of  .

Funding

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