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B.A. & M.A.T. Dual Degree Program
B.A. & M.A.T. DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM IN EDUCATION
Master’s Degree in Teaching, Nevada Teaching License
Get a Bachelors Degree, a Nevada Teaching License, and a Masters Degree on an accelerated schedule.
The Teacher Education Dual Degree program includes 10 course credits which are applied to both your undergraduate and graduate degrees, so the total number of credits required is reduced to 157 from 167 (120 undergraduate + 47 graduate). All graduate level classes are held after school hours, so you can finish your M.A.T. degree coursework while you are already working as a teacher.
Details of the program sequence are in the Sierra Nevada College UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG > under Department of Teacher Education > Master of Arts in Teaching – Dual Degree Program.
All majors at Sierra Nevada College are appropriate for students who plan on getting an Elementary Teaching license. Students who plan on getting a Secondary Teaching License, for teaching middle and high school, must select a degree program that corresponds with a state approved secondary subject area. Eligible majors at SNC include English, Environmental Science, and Biology.
Up to date information about licensing, including teachable majors, is on the Nevada Department of Education website.
Classification: Master's College or University II
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code : 919200
Locale: Remote Town
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