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Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Degree

  • TEACH Program completers can earn a MAT degree with only 12 additional hours of coursework beyond the alternative certification.
  • The traditional 33-hour MAT degree program is available for all candidates who:
    • have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
    • hold a valid teaching license
    • are employed in a state approved K-12 school



Certification Programs:

TEACH Program

Candidates earn teaching certification in just one year through the Louisiana College TEACH Program. This hybrid program is the most teacher-friendly program in the state, with the perfect blend of face-to-face mentor support and much of the coursework being offered online. The TEACH program offers certifications for:

  • Early Childhood
  • Elementary Education
  • Middle School Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education

Master of Education (MED) Degree

Advance your teaching career with a Master of Education in Educational Leadership!

The Louisiana College Master of Education Degree program is a quality, affordable online/hybrid program.

In the ever-changing field of education, educators depend on leadership to deliver the best learning experiences for their students. With our Master of Education Degree, Louisiana College is dedicated to the advancement of education across the nation with a foundation in Christ. Graduates of the MED program aspire to be the advocates for changes in education that lead to a higher degree of teaching and learning in and out of the classroom. Our professors offer their years of experience in the classroom, as administrators, and education advancement to those seeking to continue the important work they are already doing and expand their influence for the betterment of the student experience.

The 36-hour MEd degree program is available for all candidates who:

  • have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
  • have a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative grade point average on all previously completed coursework (undergraduate and graduate)


Educational Leadership Add-on Certification

This Alternative Pathway for Educational Leadership Program fulfills course requirements for master-degreed educators seeking the required certification to attain highly competitive, administrative, leadership positions in today’s educational systems.

  • Other Add-on Certifications Offered:
  • Early Childhood
  • Special Education

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Louisiana College offers financial options that allow you the opportunity to pursue a highly competitive, private, Christian degree at or below state school prices.

The vast majority of students who attend LC receive financial assistance. Let us help you determine how much financial aid you may qualify for by visiting  the Net Price Calculator at

TEACH Grants available!

Contact Pam Skluzacek in Financial Aid at 318-487-7719.