One-Year Master's Program
The Master of Education in Teaching and Learning is a one-year master's program designed for ACU students who will complete a bachelor's degree in Education. This degree includes a year-long clinical teaching experience and the opportunity to add the Special Education Supplemental Certification to the primary credential.
Students have opportunities to participate with faculty in presenting research at national and regional, professional conferences. Recent publications and presentations include the following:
English as a Second Language (ESL) Certification
All students in the ACU Teacher Education Program are prepared to add the ESL Supplemental Certification to their primary credential. Many districts in Texas require beginning teachers to obtain this credential in the first year of teaching. Our program provides preparation for this credential through EDUC 476 Effective Strategies for English Language Learners which includes an emphasis on law, second language acquisition, English grammar, strategies for differentiation, and strategies for the teaching of reading using the Reading Horizons Workshop. Click here to learn more about the Reading Horizon Workshop.