Inspire your students to learn and enhance classroom performance with our online Master of Arts in Teaching.
Strengthen your teaching skills. Increase your effectiveness.
Inspire your students to learn and enhance classroom performance with the University of Saint Mary’s online Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)*, our online MAT program offers certified teachers training in educational theory and research to promote learning for grades P-12.
When you earn your Master of Arts in Teaching, you’ll gain a greater sense of fulfillment in your job and open the door to greater career opportunities. Plus, you can take classes around your lifestyle as our online MAT program is asynchronous, which means you can participate when it works for you rather than needing to login at specific times.
Features and Benefits
Our core curriculum includes courses covering relevant topics for the 21st century teacher. Each course runs eight weeks, with three credits per course (30 credits total).
Our core courses are designed to help encourage you to become an agent for positive change at your institution. As such, our curriculum emphasizes leadership skills such as:
Choose Your Specialty
Once you’ve completed the core curriculum, choose from three Master’s in Teaching specializations:
Already have your Master’s degree? You can earn your ESL or Learning Technologies specialization without needing to complete the core courses.
We Will Help You Apply What You’ve Learned Guaranteed!
Graduation isn’t the end of your interaction with our faculty. To help you incorporate everything you’ve learned into your current position after you’ve graduated with your Master’s degree in Teaching, we offer an Applied Learning Guarantee. For one year following your graduation, you will have access to faculty members who act as mentors, giving advice on the specific applications and uses for your coursework in your classroom.
Begin moving your career forward. Click here to learn more about online Master of Arts in Teaching or call 877-307-4915 to speak directly with an Admissions Advisor.
* University of Saint Mary is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs. NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.