Southwestern College - Kansas offers an online Master of Arts in Teaching. The program does not lead to licensure, however students will gain a foundational education on principles of teaching and research. Coursework includes literacy, teaching methods, classroom management, and more.
Two professional letters of recommendation (at least one from a current or former employer)
One-page personal essay
Unofficial transcript from a bachelor's degree-granting institution (official transcripts must be received within 8 weeks following the start of class)
Baccalaureate (or higher) degree in a subject area where Kansas has secondary (grades 6-12) licensure available
Passing Praxis II test scores in the content area for which licensure is being sought
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Students who reside in a state other than Kansas must check with that state’s department of education to determine specific licensure requirements for teaching within that state and the acceptability of out-of-state licensure.
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