Master of Arts in Teaching

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Curriculum

MAT is the degree program designed for individuals who hold undergraduate degrees in a field outside of education, but would like to obtain teaching certification at the middle or high school level (5-12). It is a minimum of 36 credit hours.

Core Courses

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
EDUC 203* Foundations of Education 3
SPED 220 Intro. to Exceptional Children & Adults 3
EDUC 211 Education Planning and Assessment 3
EDUC 261 Technology Integration in the Classroom 3
EDUC 208** Student Development and Learning 3
EDUC 264 Perspectives - Race, Ethnicity, Gender 3
EDUC 242 Reading - Secondary Level & Interdisciplinary 3
EDUC 232 Secondary Methods 3
EDUC 2XX Content Area Special Methods 2 or 3
EDUC 267 Instruction & Management - Secondary 1
EDUC 268 Student Teaching  - Secondary 8
EDUC 269 ePortfolio Seminar 1

*Includes 40 practicum hours
**Includes 20 practicum hours

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