Central Connecticut State University

School of Graduate Studies

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT): Teacher Education with Specializations in Mathematics (7-12), Scie

Address:

P.O. Box 4010

New Britain, CT 06050

United States

Phone:

1-860-832-1800

Fax:

1-860-832-2362

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT): Teacher Education with Specializations in Mathematics (7-12), Scie

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Program Rationale: The MAT program is designed to offer high quality, full-time, degree-bearing teacher preparation to career changers and traditional age students who have demonstrated content mastery and wish to expedite their preparation to teach in the shortage areas of mathematics, sciences, English, Spanish, or technology and engineering education. The 13-month program begins in late May each year and uses a cohort model to enhance program completion rates and teacher retention as graduates enter teaching. Note: Available science certifications include physics, chemistry, earth science, and biology. Program Learning Outcomes: Graduate students in the program will: • possess strong knowledge of content, pedagogy, and students; • use data, content knowledge, and pedagogical content knowledge to critically examine practice for the purpose of improving student learning; • design and deliver instructional and assessment strategies that facilitate significant learning for all students; • create a positive and supportive learning environment; and • act ethically, respectfully, and responsibly in work with students, families, and colleagues.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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