School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies
The Early Childhood MAT program is for those individuals who already hold a bachelor's degree in another subject area and who are interested in becoming certified to teach Preschool through Grade 3 in the state of Ohio. It is an 18-month intensive, 5-semester program in which you attend classes during Summer I, Fall, Spring, Summer I, and Fall, and graduate in December.
The Master of Arts in Teaching: Secondary Education program is a graduate-level program that prepares teacher candidates for initial licensure in Ohio and many other states. The program accepts candidates interested in teaching Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies in grades 7-12. Additionally, the program prepares multi-age teachers (pre-K through 12) in Art, Dance, Foreign Language, and Health. This program offers two tracks: One is an accelerated 11-month program, and the other is a part-time two-year program.