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Master of Arts in Teaching Elementary and Secondary
If you have the call to be a teacher, give yourself a solid, comprehensive foundation for a thriving career with Monmouth University’s 36-credit Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree.
Monmouth’s MAT degree program puts you at the front of the class, immersed in clinical learning to reinforce your classroom instruction. From kindergarten students starting their education to high school students getting ready to make their way in the world, you’ll emerge from the MAT program with at least 225 hours of essential hands-on experience you will need to run your own classroom. You will:
Monmouth’s extensive network of schools gives you access to a wide range of opportunities to put your classroom instruction into practice. Our MAT program employs the latest in education theory, technology, and teaching strategies to prepare you for your own classroom.
Monmouth’s MAT program has two tracks that allow you to pursue your degree on your terms whether you’re interested in attending a full-time traditional master’s program or an accelerated program that allows you to earn your degree in as little as a year.
Small classes taught by highly qualified faculty with a wide range of awards are supported with a full year of clinical experience with school visits, observing, and teaching under a master teacher.
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Midsize Suburb
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