An Affordable Route into Teaching
Graduates earn a Massachusetts Initial Teacher License and a master’s degree in education from UMass Boston.
Master’s degree in education
$16,000 stipend for living expenses
Access to additional financial aid
AmeriCorps Segal Education Award
As a resident, you receive a $16,00 stipend, health care benefits and a $6,495 AmeriCorps Education Award upon completion of the program. You can apply for financial aid through UMass Boston to supplement your stipend income and cover the cost of UMass Boston tuition ($6,600).
In addition, we waive one third of your $10,000 program cost for each year you commit to the Boston Public Schools.