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Master of Science in Teaching and Learning Physics + Add-On NJ Physics Endorsement

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MSTL Program + Add-On Endorsement

This 34-credit Master of Science in Teaching and Learning Physics is 100% online and asynchronous, and was developed for current teachers interested in learning to teach physics through a combination of content courses for teachers, field experience, and Praxis examination preparation.

This program is approved by the New Jersey Department of Education and provides all the required instruction in both physics content and teaching methods, so that currently certified New Jersey teachers, in any subject area, can add-on an endorsement to teach physics.

NJCTL Tuition: $195 per credit (NJEA Member Tuition: $156 per credit)

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Physics Program of Study

Phase II

Complete in the fall, teach one section of PSI Algebra-Based Physics to students while receiving online coaching and support from NJCTL.

Phase III

Complete in spring, teach one section of PSI Algebra-Based Physics to students while receiving online coaching and support from NJCTL.

Phase IV

Complete coursework in preparation to take the Physics Praxis and General Praxis (if needed). After passing the mandatory Praxis exam(s), candidates apply to the New Jersey Department of Education for endorsement.

Program Total

Credits: 34

NJCTL Tuition: $6630 / $5304 for NJEA Members

100% Online and Asynchronous Courses

Courses are 100% online, asynchronous, and self-paced.

Rolling Enrollment

Start courses anytime and finish at your own pace.

Qualify with Any Bachelor's Degree

Anyone with a bachelor's degree in any subject, with any GPA, may enroll in NJCTL courses and/or a master's degree program. No prior mathematics or science background required.

NJ-Licensed Graduate School of Education

NJCTL is an online graduate school of education duly authorized by the NJ Office of the Secretary of Higher Education with initial programmatic accreditation from the Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP). NJDOE accepts NJCTL credits towards meeting certification requirements. Learn more.

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NJCTL has exceptionally affordable tuition at $195 per graduate credit. There are never fees or textbook costs.

District and/or State Approval

We strongly encourage prospective students to check with their district and/or state to confirm that NJCTL courses and/or degrees will be accepted for their intended purpose.

Course Catalog

Click Here for the Course Catalog, which includes descriptions, credits, and tuition costs.

NJCTL - The Leader in STEM Education

NJCTL is a duly authorized NJ Institution of Higher Education and the #1 U.S. producer of physics teachers and free, editable materials for teaching K-12 and AP mathematics, science and computer science. It is also a rapidly growing producer of new teachers of chemistry, mathematics, and computer science.