209 S Kingshighway St
Saint Charles, MO 63301
MA in Teaching
Earn teaching certification in a secondary education field with the online Master of Arts in teaching secondary education program from Lindenwood University. Designed for those who are already employed in an instructional role in a school, this program provides a strong foundation for teaching secondary students.
The curriculum examines key topics in human development, technology, content literacy, and classroom management. Additionally, earning a Master of Arts in teaching secondary education will provide expertise in the methods used for effectively teaching an individualized content area. Practical approaches for classroom assessment will also be explored.
Our online MAT program also provides real-world experience through student teaching and classroom practicums. Field experience engages students in activities such as lesson planning, student assessment, and evaluating data to improve instruction. Through the curriculum, students will understand educational law and ethical codes, as well as how they apply to the classroom setting. Graduates will be prepared to effectively assess and implement differentiated instructional methods in high school settings, along with demonstrating knowledge in curriculum mapping and alignment to instructional standards.
Lindenwood University’s online MAT program provides initial teaching certification in the state of Missouri. This program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999