Teacher Education, MAT
The Master of Arts in Teaching in Teacher Education provides initial teacher preparation for students who are seeking to become effective, certified teachers of secondary subject areas. The program is designed for those without a bachelor's degree in education or previously certified in another field. Throughout the program, students will expand their subject area knowledge by specializing in one of our secondary education tracks: art, English language arts, mathematics, science, social science or world languages education.
Graduation from this state-approved program includes the successful completion of a two-semester internship, submission of a comprehensive portfolio and passing scores on all sections of the Florida Teacher Certification Examination.
The Master of Arts in Teaching admits in spring and summer terms only.
Subject Area Tracks
Art Education (Grades K-12)
Fully Online Art Education (Grades K-12)
English Language Arts Education (Grades 6-12)
Mathematics Education (Grades 6-12)
Middle School Mathematics Education (Grades 5-9)
Middle School Science Education (Grades 5-9)
Science Education, Biology (Grades 6-12)
Science Education, Chemistry (Grades 6-12)
Science Education, Physics (Grades 6-12)
Social Science Education (Grades 6-12)
World Languages Education with ESOL Endorsement (Grades K-12)
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