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Master of Arts in Teaching / Secondary Teacher

Program Details

If you are looking to start a new career in teaching, the alternate route distance programs at MSU will assist you in realizing your dream. Prospective students may pursue initial teacher licensure online through the Master of Arts in Teaching with a concentration in Secondary Teacher Alternate Route. This program is completely online and is designed for individuals who wish to teach grades four through eight.


  • Bachelor degree
  • Minimum 2.75/4.00 GPA
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation 


This program is not currently able to admit students living in the state of Georgia.