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School of Education

School of Education

School of Education

The UMass Dartmouth School of Education has a long history of educating fine teachers who have dedicated their lives to the profession. You'll find our graduates teaching in middle school, high school and higher education, as well as serving in leadership positions in education, agencies, and businesses committed to academic excellence.

STEM Education and Teacher Development
Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Master’s Degrees and Licensures

The School of Education offers these programs:

Content Areas for Licensure

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English
  • French
  • General Science
  • History
  • Mathematics 
  • Physics
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Art & Music Degrees and Licensures in Teaching

The College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) offers undergraduate programs in music and art education and a Master of Art Education. Note: the CVPA undergraduate art and music education programs do not offer a 4+1 option.

Doctoral Programs

Non-Degree Programs


School of Education News

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December 22, 2016 UMass Dartmouth to hold 15th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast February 3 Donovan Livingston, an award-winning educator, spoken word poet, and public speaker will discuss the idea that every child has the right to “lift off” and achieve their dreams.
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October 28, 2016 "Rethinking public schools" focus of conference November 18-19 Dr. Jonathan Kozol, author of Savage Inequalities, will offer remarks
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October 24, 2016 UMass Dartmouth earns top 20 national ranking for civic engagement for fourth straight year University earns national finalist designation for economic opportunity initiatives, and national distinction for general community service, education, and interfaith efforts