California Graduate Teaching Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs

California Graduate Teaching Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs

California Graduate Teaching Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs

Stanford University College of Education

A private research university, Stanford is considered number two in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. The College of Education is ranked the third best graduate education program in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. The Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP) leads to a Master of Arts in Education and readiness for California Teacher Licensing.

Master of Arts in Elementary Education (STEP)

The STEP MA in Elementary Education includes coursework and three field placements, providing students with ample experience before their first year of teaching. Full time students complete this degree in 12 months.

Master of Arts in Secondary Education (STEP)

Graduate students in this STEP degree plan spend the summer in a middle school field experience and the school year in a field placement secondary school. This teaching practice is extensive considering the program is only 12-months long.

Contact Information

* Address: 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA 94305-3096

* Phone Number: (650) 723-2109


University of Southern California Rossier School of Education

Located in Los Angeles, California, USC's Rossier School of Education is ranked 27th best graduate education program by U.S. News and World Report. In addition to traditional master and doctoral level education degrees, USC offers MAT degree programs.

Master of Arts in Teaching

Students pursuing the MAT can focus on elementary or secondary programs. In thirteen months full time, students can graduate and earn their teaching license. Rossier's program places special emphasis on urban schooling issues and strategies for dealing with highly diverse populations.

Master of Arts in Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

The MAT TESOL degree program focuses on backing up scholarly research with practical experiences to fully prepare students to graduate with a master's degree and a California teacher's license. It is also offered in on campus and online formats.

Contact Information

* Address: 3470 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089

* Phone Number: (213) 740-0224

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