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Graduate School

Secondary Education - MT


  • Major: Secondary Education
  • Degree: Master of Teaching
  • School/College: Education

Program Website

See the program curriculum and learn about admission. 



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Summer and Fall Application Deadline: January 15
Spring Application Deadline:
October 15

Required Documents

  • Graduate Record Exam, Miller Analogies Test, or Praxis II Content Exam Scores for the Following Specialized Areas:
    • Minimum Score of 168 in English Language Arts: Content & Analysis (Test Code: 5039)
    • Minimum Score of 150 in Mathematics: Content Knowledge (Test Code: 5161)
    • Minimum Score of 148 in Biology: Content Knowledge (Test Code: 5235)
    • Minimum Score of 152 in Chemistry: Content Knowledge (Test Code: 5245)
    • Minimum Score of 130 in Physics: Content Knowledge (Test Code: 5265)
    • Minimum Score of 153 in Social Studies: Content & Interpretation (Test Code: 5086)
  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • M.T. Supplement and Professional Program App

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Summer Semester

Areas of Concentration 

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Studies


A Note from the Program

This program, exclusively for qualified USC-Columbia graduates, is the culminating master's degree year which includes full-time student teaching/internship and leads to initial teacher certification in the student's major/content area. 

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