Bachelor of science levels in elementary and secondary education and learning now readily available at UMA’s Augusta and Bangor campuses, eight UMA Centers statewide and on-line
Commencing spring 2021, the University of Maine at Augusta’s Instruction Program began offering two new bachelor of science degree options for individuals trying to find a profession as lecturers: a B.S. in elementary education and learning with concentrations in early elementary (K-3) and elementary (K-8) and a B.S. in secondary education with concentrations in mathematics, English, social research, lifetime sciences and bodily science. Programs are presently staying recognized.
“We preserve in call with quite a few UMA graduates who are utilized in colleges across Maine,” stated Cindy Dean, UMA associate professor of education and learning and coordinator of Instructor Education. “While the previous many months have been unparalleled for the instruction profession, it has also supplied chances for innovation and strengthened the resolve of all those who entered the job to offer the most effective instruction probable for the following era,” Dean continued. “With two new bachelor levels in elementary and secondary instruction, UMA is completely ready for the next move in getting ready the following technology of academics.”
Regardless of whether a current undergraduate or somebody taking into consideration a career change, the schooling college assist all those fascinated in teaching professions to uncover the very best pathway to meet their targets. The trainer schooling applications supply strong classes, area experiences, provider understanding, and collaboration with friends and faculty that help offer the vital competencies of Maine’s Popular Core Teaching Criteria. On prosperous completion of all application and state specifications, graduates with a B.S. in elementary or secondary education will be suggested by UMA for experienced certification.
UMA is unique in presenting length studying for aspiring instructors. College students can receive their degree in a variety of destinations, instances, and situations by having courses on-web page, on the web (synchronously and/or asynchronously), and/or at UMA Centers located throughout the state.
Additionally, minors in early childhood teacher (B-5) and special training (co-provided with the College of Maine at Machias) are accessible, as effectively as article-baccalaureate certificates of examine in early childhood, early elementary, elementary and secondary education.