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Master of Arts in Catholic Education

The Master of Arts in Catholic Education (MACE) is a 30 hour program for Catholic school teacher preparation with additional emphasis on the theology and purpose of Catholic education. This program is jointly sponsored by the School of Education and Human Services and the Center for Faith and Culture.

The degree is for Catholic school teachers who would like advanced teacher preparation and for public school teachers beginning a career in Catholic Education. It provides additional training on the special role Catholic teachers have for both academic content and spiritual development of their students. The program places distinct emphasis on the integration of faith and the American way of life.

This program is not eligible for state teacher certification without additional coursework. However, Texas Public School Certificates are not required to work in Catholic Schools.

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Be sure to read through the MA in Catholic Education Requirements

Upcoming MACE & MACEL Open Houses:
  • The next MACE & MACEL Open House is being scheduled. 
  • Contact or at 713-525-3540 for more information.