Holmes Program - Secondary Education | LSU Majors

Holmes Program - Secondary Education

You want a career as a middle school teacher, high school teacher, or school administrator.

About Holmes Program - Secondary Education

The Secondary Holmes Program allows eligible students to receive Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) and secondary teaching certificate (grades 6-12) in one year, instead of two. Students in all majors are welcome to apply, but specific majors are recommended.

Degrees Received

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A., B.S., etc.)
  • Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.)
  • Secondary teaching certificate (grades 6-12)

Fast Track

Completion Time Type of Degree
Years 1-4 bachelor's degree
Year 5 master's degree and teaching certificate

Time Saved vs. Traditional Track: 1 year


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