Bachelor of Arts in Education

A Bachelor of Arts in Education you will prepare you for the initial licensure to teach in Massachusetts public school at either the early childhood level or elementary level.

Students will complete field experiences in public school classrooms and will finish the program with a 12-13 week practicum (full-time student teaching) experience.

In order to complete the requirements for graduation, students must pass the necessary MTEL (Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure) exams and submit a cumulative teaching portfolio and an exit interview at the end of the program.

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Program Overview
Format: Cohort model; classes meet once a week for 5 or 6 weeks
Length: 34 months (coursework); 3 months of full-time student teaching
Credits: 91 credits
Cost Per Credit: $405
Total Estimated Program Cost: $36,855
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