Teacher Education – Online Programs and Licensure

Merrimack College offers a variety of teacher education online programs that prepare students for Massachusetts teacher licensure:

Our Programs

We also offer a non-licensure program: M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction

Licensure Requirements

Massachusetts teacher licensure includes the following requirements:

  • Graduation from a bachelor’s degree program
  • Completion of a Massachusetts approved teacher education program and endorsement from
    the approved program
  • Passing scores on the Communication and Literacy Skills Test
  • Passing scores on the required subject matter knowledge exam for the certification area sought

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