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Secondary Education

There are two programs available to those seeking career in secondary education. 

Master of Arts and Certification Program (On Campus)  

West Virginia University’s Master of Arts in Education and Certification (MAC) Program gives students who already have a bachelor’s degree in any field an opportunity to become professional educators.

This program offers the following areas of emphasis in secondary education :
  • English
  • World Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
Features of the program include:
  • Evening, summer, and select online classes for flexible schedules.
  • Immediate placement in public school classrooms.
  • Personal mentoring and advising from dedicated faculty.
  • Teaching simulation lab (only available in 5 percent of U.S. colleges).

Advanced Master of Arts in Elementary or Secondary Education (Online)

The Advanced Master of Arts in Elementary or Secondary Education Program is designed for individuals who currently hold a teacher certification in elementary or secondary education, but who wish to expand their knowledge of learning, teaching, and the issues facing educators today. Classes are available 100% online. 

This program offers the following areas of emphasis in secondary education:
  • Science
  • Social Studies