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MAT Secondary Education

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)


The MAT program requires that applicants comply as follows:

  • Pass Praxis Core/ SAT/ ACT
  • Have an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Submit a complete Graduate application
  • Submit a personal statement of the applicant’s professional interests and goals
  • Submit three letters of recommendation from faculty or employers familiar with the applicant's academic and professional background
  • Submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Submit a Certificate of Preliminary Endorsement form which has been completed by an advisor in the academic department of intended major
  • Complete program requirements
  • Pass Praxis II & VCLA