Master of Arts in Teaching
Western New Mexico University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Teaching degree program from Western New Mexico University is offered in two forms. The first is designed for students with no academic preparation in the field of education. It prepares these students, who have often been involved in other careers, to obtain a teaching license and begin their profession as a teacher. The second form provides professional development for teachers already in the classroom. These candidates already hold a bachelor's degree in Education and generally have experience teaching in public schools. In addition to these two curriculum formats, the following emphasis areas are offered:

  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Reading Education
  • Special Education

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western New Mexico University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Criminal Background Check, Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

  • Complete Professional Behaviors and Dispositions Assessment