The M.A. in Teaching program prepares students to be competent, caring and reflective educators who are certified to teach grades 6 through 12 in chosen content areas. There are multiple combinations for teaching major(s) and minor(s). The program’s curriculum consists of academic study, professional preparation and field experience, providing students with pedagogical and content-specific knowledge, readying them to work with diverse learners in the middle school and high school classroom. Throughout the program, students gain the experience they need to apply technology to the 21st century classroom. Graduates earn both their master's degree and the faculty's recommendation to the state board of education leading to a Michigan Secondary Provisional Certificate.
The University of Michigan-Dearborn is fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
International Student Requirements:
• Completed application form
• Application fee ($60.00 for those who will be studying on an F or J visa)
• Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions, and proof of secondary school completion (academic records)
• English Language Proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS or MELAB)
• Full Financial Support Information (Required for F and J Visa Students only)
• Health Insurance
• SEVIS DS-2019 Request Form (J Visa Students only)
• Transfer Clearance document (required if student has a previous SEVIS I-20)