Why Complete a Master's Degree?
The Master of Arts with a major in Secondary Education is designed to serve the need for advanced study by middle-level, junior, and senior high school teachers. The program is built upon the model of Teacher as Competent Professional Educator. the purpose of the degree is to enhance the teaching and organizational ability of the candidate, thus improving classroom instruction and increasing student learning.
- To advance to the next Professional Certification level through DESE.
- Professional growth.
- Enrich position in a school district.
- Increased employment opportunities.
- Enhance approach to increasing student learning.
For full program description including objectives, admission requirements (see new requirements effective Fall 2005), program requirements and program options, please consult the Graduate bulletin.