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The MEd in Secondary Education is a 36-credit, 15-month clinical Master’s in Education program. You’ll engage with students in grades 5-12 from the start of the program, spending a full school year serving alongside practicing educators in local schools. During the summer, you will develop project-based learning activities, and then work with middle and high school students during a summer learning program sponsored by SNHU. By the end of the program, you will have earned a Graduate Certificate in Trans-Disciplinary Competencies along with STEM education badges as part of your clinical coursework.

Goodwill AmeriCorps and Southern New Hampshire University have joined forces to help you realize your goals while you work to improve the lives of others and to strengthen communities. This on-campus program in Manchester, NH will provide you the opportunity to serve as an AmeriCorps member while you complete a 15-month clinical Master of Secondary Education degree. As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your master's in secondary education with STEM education at SNHU include: • Supportive community. Join the SNHU campus community of fewer than 3,000 students, with faculty and staff dedicated to your success. • Affordability. SNHU is one of the most affordable private, nonprofit universities in New Hampshire. • Minimal requirements. No GRE or GMAT required for admission. Campus experience. Enjoy more than 50 student clubs, champion Division II athletics and fun events on our 300-acre campus in Manchester, New Hampshire, named a "Best Place to Live" by Money magazine. Graduate student activity fees may apply. As a member, you will complete hours of service to impact the greater good. As a clinical teacher candidate, you will hone your craft in a middle and/or high school classroom with qualified teachers, learning essential transdisciplinary knowledge and skills. As project-based learning has become more and more prevalent in secondary education, so has the need for high quality educators with an appreciation for collaboration. If you’re passionate about cross-subject, competency-driven learning and authentic assessments for middle and high school level students, this program will help you become a valuable asset as a teacher in a secondary school setting. Visit for general information, admission requirements, and to apply.

Start Date
August 24, 2022

End Date
August 25, 2023

New Hampshire

Position Responsibilities:

Weekly Time Commitment

Length of Service
Full-Time (10-12 months)

Age Requirements

Education Requirements

Contact Information

Contact Name: Jenna Rouleau
Phone: 6035731923


Organization Information

Goodwill NNE