Extended Teacher Education Program (ETEP)

Program Pathways and Schedules

The Extended Teacher Education Program (ETEP) is a nationally accredited graduate-level teacher education program that leads to elementary or secondary certification and a master's degree. The program is known for year long mentored internships in partner schools in a cohort model of support. Prospective students can explore more details through our student handouts and FAQs. Download our application guide and APPLY TODAY!

 

We offer the following teacher certification pathways:

Intensive 9-Month Pathway

2-Year Pathway

Integrated General and Special Education Pathway

Accelerated Pathway (from undergraduate to graduate)

Learn more about adding an ESL endorsement to any pathway.

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Intensive 9-Month Pathway for 2018-19

 This program is ideal for anyone who is looking for a fast-track to a master’s level teacher certification.

This schedule is tentative and subject to change due to course enrollment and instructor availability. For full course descriptions click here


  2-Year Pathway

 This program is designed for students looking for a master’s level teacher certification program that is less intensive than the 9-month program and may allow for employment as an education technician in the area of certification with negotiation between empolyee supervisor/administration and USM program faculty.

 

This schedule is tentative and subject to change due to course enrollment and instructor availability. For full course descriptions click here.


 Integrated General and Special Education Pathway

This program is for undergraduate students looking for a master’s level teacher certification program with a concentration in integrated general education and special education.

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Accelerated Pathway

This program is for undergraduate students looking for an accelerated master’s level teacher certification program.

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