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Master of Arts in Teaching

Apply Your Love of Teaching and Desire to Lead to Further Your Career

When teaching is in your heart, it’s one of the most fulfilling careers to pursue. With a graduate degree in education from College of Saint Mary, you can mold your love for teaching with a desire to lead and further your career. If you’ve been working in another career field altogether, but know it’s time to be in a classroom, our master of arts degree in teaching helps you apply what you know to core tenets of teaching to make a difference in the world. You'll take courses both online and on campus, and most classes meet on Saturdays!

Degrees Offered

K-6 Elementary Education

K-6 Elementary Education and K-6 Special Education

5-9 Middle Level or 7-12 Secondary

7-12 Special Education Subject Endorsement

Career Outlook

The annual median salary is listed at $59,420. Demand for elementary school teachers is expected to increase by up to 4 percent by 2022. Demand for special education teachers in grades 7-12 is expected to increase up to 7 percent by 2022. The median annual salary for middle school special education teachers is $61,030 and for secondary school special education teachers is $61,030.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration

Master of Arts in Teaching Faculty