M.A.T. in Comprehensive Education

If you already have a bachelor’s degree and would like to teach the subject you majored in, the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) allows you to earn an advanced degree and a teaching license at the same time. You may earn a license to teach grades 9-12 in biology, English, social science or grades K-12 in art.

Prospective Students

Admission to the program requires an undergraduate degree in the major of the concentration or a closely related major. It also requires an interview and communication with the adviser in that concentration. Their names and contact information are listed below.

The M.A.T. in Comprehensive Education leads to a teaching license in the following concentrations:

• Art: Dr. Erin Tapley
• Biology: Dr. Sabine Rundle
• English:  Dr. Annette Debo
• Social Sciences: Dr.  Elizabeth McRae

M.A.T. Information and Checklists

Program Description and Admission Requirements

Professional Core Checklist

Secondary/Comprehensive Education Concentrations Checklist

Portfolio Information


To Learn More
For questions regarding the professional educational requirements for this program, contact the Secondary and Special Subjects Program Coordinator.

Visit the Graduate School for information on admissions, tuition, financial aid, and graduate assistantships.


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