The Master of Arts in Teacher Education is a 2-year program tailored to the working professional. Coursework is summer intensive, and courses offered during the school year are scheduled in late afternoons and evenings. Courses are theory and practice based. Coursework is completed on the Brigham Young University (BYU) campus.
This program prepares teachers to improve their practice as teachers, become teacher leaders in schools, districts, and other educational settings, and pursue doctoral studies or other advanced scholarship. The courses enhance candidates’ abilities to work with both children and teachers and to promote democracy in schools, also preparing candidates to conduct original research in educational settings.
How to Apply
Minimum undergraduate GPA: 3.0 or above
Accredited bachelors degree in area of early childhood, elementary or secondary education, or related field
Submit scores for the GRE exam. (Average scores for the 2018 cohort: Quantitative: 149, Verbal: 155)
1 year of teaching practice, (preferred)
The MA in Teacher Education Program admits applicants only during even-numbered years. The deadline for the program beginning summer term of 2022 is February 1, 2022.