Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Arts in Teaching - Graduate School of Management & Technology - UMUC: "Overview

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) is designed for students who wish to earn secondary teacher certification. Successful completion of the program entitles a candidate to be recommended for Maryland Teaching Certification in specific subject areas, including: earth/space science, physics, english, mathematics, history, social studies, chemistry,
biology and computer science. Focus is on producing teacher candidates who can demonstrate research-based and practice validated strategies for teaching and learning, teach subject matter to a diverse student body, analyze their practice for effectiveness in promoting student learning and integrate technology to promote personal and student growth.

Note: Students interested in teaching in other states should contact their state department of education for certification requirements. See an overview of existing interstate agreements.
Career Path

* Secondary school teacher, licensed in the state of Maryland"