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Student Teaching

The student-teaching internship covers 14 weeks, Monday through Friday in the last semester of the program. Students are placed in a variety of school settings including public, private, Catholic, or independent schools in the greater Washington, DC, area. Students may request the school division in which he or she wants to student teach.

Out-of-area student teaching placements are available and may be arranged by the Office of Education Clinical Experiences. Students may also student teach abroad. Placements are currently available in Rome, ItalyAuckland, New Zealand, Belfast and Northern Ireland.

For more information on any aspect of the student-teaching application process, please contact Shawna LeBlond in the Office of Education Clinical Experiences.

Careers

This program will prepare you to be licensed teacher in one of the following:

  • Art Education (grades K-12)
  • Elementary Education (grades PK-6)
  • Secondary Education (grades 6-12)
  • Biology
  • Math
  • English
  • History
  • Special Education: General Curriculum (grades K-12)

Though area school systems continue to experience budget cuts, Marymount students continue to be hired as contracted teachers upon graduation, particularly in the areas of elementary education, special education, and secondary math and science.

Your VA license can be transfered to the following states Per the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification(NASDTEC) Interstate Agreement.

Alabama
Alaska                                          Minnesota
Arkansas                                     Mississippi
California                                    Missouri 
Colorado                                     Montana
Connecticut                                Nebraska
Delaware                                     Nevada
District of columbia                  New Hampshire
DODEA                                        New Jersey
Florida                                         North Carolina
Georgia                                       North Dakota
Guam                                          Ohio
Hawaii                                         Oklahoma
Idaho                                           Oregon
Illiios                                            Pennsylvania                                             
Indiana                                        Rhode Island
Iowa                                             South Carolina
Kansas                                         Tennessee
Kentucky                                     Texas
Louisiana                                     Utah
Maine                                           Vermont
Maryland                                     Washington
Massachusetts                            West Virginia
Michigan                                      Wyoming


 
 

Education Department

Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207

Phone: (800) 548-7638
 (703) 284-1500

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