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MT & M.Ed. Program Options

Students in the Master of Teaching (MT) program must select an initial endorsement area: elementary, secondary or comprehensive. In addition, students in the MT program may also complete elective coursework related to ESL, gifted education and special education toward an add-on endorsement. Consult with your academic advisor to develop a personalized plan of study.

Students in the M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction program must complete specific education and research courses. These students may also complete coursework related to ESL, gifted education and special education toward an add-on endorsement. Please discuss the additional Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) requirements for an add-on endorsement with your academic advisor.

Students in the M.Ed. in Education Leadership and Policy Studies work toward their administration/supervision endorsement.

Program Options
Endorsements & Options

Teaching Endorsement Areas

Initial Endorsement Areas

Students in the MT program must select an initial endorsement area. Students may also complete coursework related to ESL, gifted education and special education toward an add-on endorsement. Consult with your academic advisor to develop a personalized plan of study.

Elementary Education (PreK-6)

Requires UR BALA or any qualifying bachelor’s degree major

Secondary Content Areas (6-12)

Requires qualifying bachelor’s degree major

  • English
  • History & Social Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Comprehensive Content Areas (PreK-12)

Requires qualifying bachelor’s degree major

  • Foreign Language: French, German, Latin, Spanish
  • Theater Arts
  • Visual Arts
M.Ed. Program Options

M.Ed. Program Options

Students in the M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction program must complete specific education and research courses. Students may also complete coursework related to ESL, gifted education and special education toward an add-on endorsement. Please discuss the additional Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) requirements for an add-on endorsement with your Academic Advisor.

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421 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8427
spcs@richmond.edu

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