Teaching: Elementary + Special Education Licensure

Please Note: The Teaching: Elementary + Special Education Licensure program is not currently accepting applications for enrollment. Please contact Graduate Admission to discuss your program options.

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Please Note: The Teaching: Elementary + Special Education Licensure program is not currently accepting applications for enrollment. Please contact Graduate Admission to discuss your program options.

Students in the Master of Arts in Teaching Elementary Education and Moderate Disabilities program who plan to pursue teaching licensure in Massachusetts must pass all applicable sections of the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL) as designated by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education:

Elementary Education (grades 1-6) & Moderate Disabilities (grades PreK-8)

  • Communication and Literacy Skills (Reading and Writing subtests)
  • General Curriculum (Multi-Subject and Math subtests)
  • Foundations of Reading
     

Awards of up to $25,000 will be granted to students who have demonstrated a commitment to the field of special education.

Learn more about scholarship options.

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  • Certificate
  • Masters
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We offer graduate level programs in elementary education and special education. We provide a highly collaborative environment, individualized programs of study, supportive faculty mentors, and plenty of hands-on experience.

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