If you aspire to become a teacher, you can become certified while earning your master’s degree in Education no matter what field your bachelor’s degree is in.
This program prepares you for state licensure and endorsements in Early Childhood and Teacher of Students with Disabilities in the State of New Jersey. You’ll cultivate the tools necessary to foster innovative and inclusive learning environments for young children and uniquely-abled individuals. You’ll also learn teaching philosophies according to local, state, and national trends, as well as how to utilize culturally responsive practices.
As soon as you begin the program, you’ll start observing students in the classroom, developing lesson plans, and eventually, teaching students. You’ll be placed in both general and special education settings, gaining a profound and compassionate understanding of the varied ways in which different individuals learn.
You can complete this program within four years through either a traditional, cohort, or working adult model in accordance with the New Jersey Department of Education guidelines.
As you prepare for your teaching certification, you’ll earn your master’s degree, setting you up to earn more money as a teacher in New Jersey. The knowledge you will develop in the two specialized areas of Early Childhood and Special Education will make you more marketable to schools seeking to hire new teachers, allowing you to advance your career The Felician Way while earning your degree.
We offer four Master of Arts in Education licensure preparation programs that get you started in the classroom right away: