Prepares educational leaders with expertise in social justice, curriculum development, theories of learning, and models of change
Undergraduates at UMass Amherst may major in Education with a concentration in Early Childhood Education, leading to Massachusetts initial licensure (PreK–2).
Undergraduate minor in education.
The UMass Amherst College of Education offers many paths to licensure.
The Elementary Education 4+1 Accelerated Master's program allows students to take courses for the Elementary Education master's degree during their senior year.
The Secondary Education 4+1 Accelerated Master's program allows students to earn two degrees in five years while gaining in-depth teaching experience.
In this program, you will learn to be a catalyst for change by helping to increase educational opportunities and outcomes for children with disabilities.
This teacher preparation program strives to prepare teachers who have respect for diversity and a willingness to work for an equitable society.