Master of Teaching (MT) 5th Year Program

The MT degree is a 5th year Master’s program that is designed for students at the University of South Carolina (UofSC) in Columbia who are interested in a career as a high school (grades 9-12) teacher of science or mathematics. The MT program allows for students to earn two degrees (Undergraduate and Master’s) in just five years.

In order to qualify for the MT program, you will need:

  • Undergraduate degree in mathematics or science from the University of South Carolina (UofSC)
  • Completion of the 12-hour education core
  • Acceptable recommendation letters and GRE/Miller's scores

If you meet these requirements, click here to apply or visit


Successfully completing the 5th year at UofSC will earn you your Master’s Degree and state licensure/certification to be a teacher.