Teaching - Social Studies (Middle Grades), M.A. | Online (optional) | North Carolina State University | Raleigh, United States
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Teaching - Social Studies (Middle Grades)

18 months
Duration
30906 USD/year
30906 USD/year
11700 USD/year
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About

The Master of Teaching - Social Studies (Middle Grades) at North Carolina State University in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction seeks to prepare teachers to effectively educate young adolescents, while being responsive to their unique needs, interests and abilities.

Overview

Key facts

Graduates earn licensure for teaching in grades 6-9 in social studies. Students are admitted in the spring, summer 1, or fall semesters.

The Master of Teaching - Social Studies (Middle Grades) at North Carolina State University in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction seeks to prepare teachers to effectively educate young adolescents, while being responsive to their unique needs, interests and abilities.

A bachelor’s degree in a social science or 24 semester hours in anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and/or sociology is a pre-requisite for this program.

Students may be required to take additional courses to better prepare for teaching the middle grades social studies curriculum:

  • 6th Grade Social Studies: Beginnings of Human Society to the Emergence of the First Global Age (1450)
  • 7th Grade: The Great Global Convergence (1400-1800) to the Present
  • 8th Grade: North Carolina–Creation and Development of the State

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Developing and Interpreting Assessment
  • Exploring Diversity in Classroom and Community
  • Classroom Action Research
  • Teacher Leadership
  • Methods & Materials for Teaching Social Studies in the Middle Grades
  • Special Topics in Social Studies Education
  • Special Problems in Social Studies Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
    • Personal Statement
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Transcripts
    • Interview/resume/essays
    • Test Scores GRE
    • 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

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  • International

    30906 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30906 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    30906 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30906 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Raleigh

1085 - 1853 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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