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gradadmissions@whitworth.edu

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509.777.3222

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300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
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Master in Teaching

Whitworth's Master in Teaching consistently has some of the highest placement rates in the region; our graduates are highly sought-after by school principals and are recognized for their excellent preparation. As one administrator remarked, "Getting a Whitworth MIT grad is like getting a second-year teacher."

  • Be ready to teach in just 13 months.
  • Earn your master's degree in teaching and your Washington state teaching certificate at the same time.
  • Get started in our elementary education cohort with a bachelor’s degree in any subject.

Missed the application deadline? 

We know you've got a lot going on right now. If you've missed the application deadline or are worried you won't be able to apply in time, please contact the MIT assistant director (epowers@whitworth.edu) as soon as you can. Openings are still available in our elementary cohort and select secondary content areas. We're dedicated to making sure nobody misses the opportunity to receive a life-changing education.

Degree Snapshot
Credits 60 (elementary education)
50-52 (secondary education)
Completion Time 13 months
Class Format Full-time day program
Cost Per Credit $650* per credit (financial aid & scholarships available)
Application Deadline

Priority Application Deadline: Feb. 15
Regular Application Deadline: April 1

*2020-21 academic year

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Earn more with a Master's

At Spokane Public Schools, you can earn over $7,000 more as a first-year teacher with a master’s degree than with only a bachelor’s degree. Base salary begins at $57,257, compared to $49,541 with a bachelor’s, and you can achieve pay raises with additional years of service and college credits. See for yourself: View the complete SPS teacher salary schedule by clicking here. Even better, you can join our elementary education program with a bachelor's degree in any subject. 

Join Us in Class

If you have questions about Whitworth's Master in Teaching, or if you would like to sit in on a class, please contact the MIT advisor at 509.777.3769 (Spokane).

"Student-teaching for a full year enabled me to see the entire process -- setting up the classroom, running the first day, parent-teacher conferences, field trips -- through the end of the year."

Megan Fraser Central Valley School District

"I researched master-in-teaching programs in the Spokane area, and I found that the MIT program at Whitworth is the one that repeatedly receives the highest recommendations."

Christopher Bachman Pioneer School (Spokane Valley, Wash.)

Contact Information

Email
gradadmissions@whitworth.edu

Phone
509.777.3222

Location
Whitworth University
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Campus Map & Directions

Faculty & Staff Listing