Degree Requirements

Course requirements for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree with a major in Secondary Education (Standard Licensure) are  outlined below. Review the course descriptions for more information about specific courses in the MAT degree.

 

Curriculum and Instruction Core Requirements (15 hours)

  • ED 7033 - Christian Foundations and Instructional Facilitation (3 credit hours)
  • ED 7233 - Human Development (3 credit hours)
  • ED 7353 - Human Intellect and the Brain (3 credit hours)
  • ED 7513 - Action Research and Data Analysis for School and Classroom (3 credit hours)
  • ED 7733 - Differentiated Learning (3 credit hours)

Secondary Education Major Requirements (21 hours)

  • ED 8423 - Pedagogy: Classroom Instruction (3 credit hours)
  • ED 8443 - Pedagogy: Management and Assessment (3 credit hours)
  • ED 8653 - Literacy: All Areas (3 credit hours)
  • ED 8643 - Literacy: Content Specific (3 credit hours)
  • ED 8711 - Practicum I (1 credit hour)
  • ED 8721 - Practicum II (1 credit hour)
  • ED 8886 - Internship (6 credit hours)
  • ED 8881 - Intern Seminar (1 credit hour)

Minimum semester credit hours for MAT in Secondary Education – 36