Master of Education

Master Education, Initial Teacher Licensure - Secondary Education

The total number of hours to obtain licensure is 24 in addition to the candidate’s accepted bachelor’s degree in the concentration area. Secondary candidates may apply for licensure after completing the professional core, required coursework, required testing, and student teaching. The Master of Education degree is optional and not required for licensure.

For secondary license (post-bac) in addition to the MEd 18 hours core coursework described above:

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

For master’s degree required coursework:

Item #
Title
Credits
3 - 3
Sub-Total Credits
6

Master’s Degree Electives:

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
9

Complete 6 hours from the following courses:

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Total additional MEd credit hours 24

Total required credit hours for the MEd in Initial Teacher Licensure (Secondary Education) recommendation: 42

Total Credits
42