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You may pursue a Master of Arts in Teaching in elementary education, English as a second language, or special education. You will develop expertise in an instructional area, resulting in a master’s level (M-level) license in that area.


Two options are available

MAT Fast-Track Planned Programs
complete the degree in as little as 16 months

MAT Flex Plan Course Options
designed to provide more flexibility for degree completion and should be developed with advising from the program coordinator


Required Major Courses by Program:

MAT in Elementary Education

Students earning the MAT with a specialty in elementary education are required to complete 39 credit hours.

Elementary education program of study

MAT in English as a Second Language

Students earning the MAT with a specialty in English as a second language are required to complete 39 credit hours.

ESL program of study

MAT in Special Education

Students earning the MAT with a specialty in special education are required to complete 39 credit hours.

Special education program of study


Curriculum requirements and course descriptions are subject to changes with each catalogue.

MAT in Health and Physical Education

Students earning the MAT with a specialty in health and physical education are required to complete 36 credit hours.

Health and physical education program of study

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Thank you for your Interest!

You can connect with a graduate admissions counselor in a variety of ways—choose the one that’s most convenient for you. We look forward to hearing from you!

Valencia Hicks-Harris
vphicksharris@meredith.edu
(919) 760-8316


Strong Story | Larissa Byrant

After graduating with her MAT, Larissa Bryant, ’13, was well prepared to become a teacher and to have a positive impact on her students’ future.


After graduating with her MAT, Larissa Bryant, ’13, was well prepared to become a teacher and to have a positive impact on her students’ future.

Contact Information  
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(919) 760-8316
gradeducation@meredith.edu
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