The Education Master of Arts in Teaching – English Education Emphasis program is designed for students who want a master’s degree that allows them to focus on both English content and education. The program is tailored to students who want to not only earn an advanced degree in the discipline of English, and also want to apply their knowledge of English to a teaching career in a secondary or postsecondary classroom. Thus, students will work closely with both English and Education faculty to accomplish the goals of this dual-focused program.
Your degree from UNC will also be a major advantage in the job market. Because of UNC’s long history as educators of educators, our faculty have a tremendous network of alumni and connections within the field, which provides our students with advantages and opportunities before and after graduation.