Licensure Program

The education program at Emmanuel College is a licensure program that prepares elementary and secondary teachers. The program complies with licensure requirements established by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Students are trained in current theory and research-based practice in the design, delivery, and management of curriculum and instruction. The program provides opportunities for field-based experiences in urban school settings.The education program at Emmanuel College is a licensure program that prepares elementary and secondary teachers. The pro¬gram complies with licensure requirements established by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Students are trained in current theory and research-based practice in the design, delivery, and management of curriculum and instruction. The program provides opportunities for field-based experiences in urban school settings.

Students seeking elementary teacher licen­sure complete a major in liberal studies as well as a major in education. Students seeking secondary teacher licensure com­plete a subject area major in addition to a major in education. Specific subject matter requirements for the Initial License may be obtained from Academic Advising. Students seeking Initial Licensure in Massachusetts must pass the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL).