Degree Requirements

Course requirements for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree with a major in Secondary Education (Standard Licensure) are as 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