Master of Arts in Teaching


Teacher Education


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 with ESOL & Reading Endorsement (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)

This program has potential ties to professional licensure or certification in the field. For more information on how this program may prepare you in that regard, please view the licensure disclosure for this program.

Contact Us

Art Education
Dr. Debra McGann

English Language Arts Education
Dr. Elsie Olan

Mathematics Education
Dr. Aline Abassian

Middle School Mathematics Education
Dr. Enrique Ortiz

Middle School Science Education
Dr. Su Gao

Science Education - Biology
Dr. Su Gao

Science Education - Chemistry
Dr. Su Gao

Science Education - Physics
Dr. Su Gao

Social Science Education

World Languages Education with ESOL Endorsement
Dr. Michele Regalla