One Eleven Initiative

Mississippi Teacher Corps Teacher Education: Master of Arts (M.A.)

Program Description

The Mississippi Teacher Corps is a two-year graduate program that recruits college graduates to teach in critical-need areas of Mississippi. The program is only open to non-education majors.

Admissions Requirements

  • 3.0 GPA on all undergraduate work
  • Praxis CORE and Praxis II (Please note that you do not have to take the Praxis CORE and II before applying to the Mississippi Teacher Corps. However, if accepted, you will need to take and pass both the Praxis CORE and II before the start of summer training.)
  • Admissions Interview

Application deadlines can be found at http://mtc.olemiss.edu/apply

Career Opportunities

MTC includes job placement in a public school district. This includes full pay and benefits from the state.

Online/Regional Campus Options

The cohort is based in Oxford, MS. There are no online or regional options.

For More Information

Jen Carmona
Program Assistant
Mississippi Teacher Corps
School of Education
The University of Mississippi
226 Guyton Hall
University, MS 38677
(662) 915-5224
(662) 915-7249 Fax
jkcarmon@olemiss.edu


Tom Brady
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Mississippi Teacher Corps Director
Mississippi Teacher Corps
School of Education
The University of Mississippi
227 Guyton Hall
University, MS 38677
(662) 915-2616
(662) 915-7249 Fax
tjbrady@olemiss.edu