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USC Rossier School of Education
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) with preliminary teaching credential
The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree will prepare you to pursue a career as a teacher. The on-campus MAT program is completed in conjunction with preparation for a preliminary California teaching credential. The program can also be completed online, with an optional teaching credential.
Distinctive Program Benefits:
Fully integrated theory and practice: Apply what you learn right away with hands-on fieldwork in local classrooms, beginning in your first term.
Clinical faculty with practical experience: Engage with faculty conducting innovative research in education that is inspired by practical experience.
Emphasis on high needs schools: Learn how to address complex educational and social issues in the most challenging environments in ways that will prepare you for any classroom.
Strong network of school leaders: Develop opportunities for job placement within the USC Rossier alumni network.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 28
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1733/unit USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 0-999