To formally enroll in the program, all employees must apply directly to Simmons University. An online application is available on the Simmons University College of Arts and Sciences website. Prior to the students’ practicum year, master’s degree candidates are required to pass the Communication and Literacy test and the General Curriculum test of the Massachusetts state licensure exam to continue in the program.
Ideal candidates present with an undergraduate major in liberal arts and sciences, or meet the requirements for an interdisciplinary concentration in the liberal arts and sciences, or have a Massachusetts teacher’s certificate. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred.
Learn more about Simmons University and how to apply. Be sure to select the licensure program linked with NECC!