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Ed Prep Programs

There are over seventy approved preparation programs in Massachusetts leading to Initial and/or Professional licensure. All candidates seeking Initial licensure as an educator in Massachusetts are required to complete a Department-approved educator preparation program.

Photo of Teacher Robin Getzen, with three students

Meet Robin a High School English Teacher in the Berkshires, who attended an Ed Prep program as a career changer.


Last Updated: May 2, 2017

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Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA 02148-4906

Voice: (781) 338-3000
TTY: (800) 439-2370


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