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Program Details

Western Oregon University offers a Master of Arts in Teaching that is ideal for individuals who wish to further their knowledge of the teaching/learning process and enhance their employment opportunities in the field of education. This program is designed for students who are interested in teaching high school or in community colleges. Through this program, students should gain expert knowledge in health, language arts, science, social science, teaching methods, content information, teaching materials, and leadership, to name a few.

The Master of Arts in Teaching consists of 45 total credit hours. Students are required to complete required core courses with topics including: health, language arts, science, and social science. Students will need to complete requirements under each subject in order to finish the program.
Time management, a reliable internet connection, and word processing skills are very important for students who decide to enroll. The online learning environment provides flexibility for enrolled students who are employed or have other obligations. Students must be highly disciplined to complete a large amount of coursework.

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Western Oregon University is unable to accept new distance students residing in the states of Arkansas, Maryland, or Minnesota at this time. Distance students in some states may face other restrictions regarding program admission and activity.