The Master of Arts in Teaching Degree (MAT) is designed for individuals who wish to become certified teachers in the area of K-5 and Secondary 6-12.
The Tusculum teacher education unit will provide rigorous, relevant, and engaging learning opportunities for teacher candidates so that they may become ethical educators, civic minded citizens, school and community leaders, and life-long learners.
The Master of Arts in Teaching, a 36-45 semester-hour program, offers individuals holding a bachelor’s degree in specified areas the opportunity to pursue teacher certification.
The K-5, 6-12, and K-12 (content specific) licensure programs are designed for working adults who currently hold a bachelor’s degree and wish to pursue the licensure sequence and obtain a master’s degree at the same time. Courses are delivered in an accelerated format at times convenient for working adults.
Applicants must be admitted into the Teacher Education program prior to beginning any coursework in the curriculum.
Master of Arts in Teaching licensure areas are as follows:
- 6-12 Biology, English, Government, History, and Mathematics
- K-12 Physical Education and Visual Arts
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS & ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
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