Master of Arts in Teaching Degree Requirements

Graduation requirements for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree include:

  1. Completion of 39 designated semester hours of study with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, with no more than three grades of C.
  2. Completion of at least 27 hours of graduate degree requirements in residence, with no more than 12 hours of transfer credit.
  3. Completion of all degree-related course requirements, including transfer credit, within a six-year period.

Program of Study, Master of Arts in Teaching

EDUC 5101

Strategies for Effective Teaching

3 hours

EDUC 5102

Curriculum and Assessment

3 hours

EDUC 5103

Instructional and Behavioral Management

3 hours

EDUC 5104

Teaching Diverse Learners

3 hours

EDUC 6001

Educational Research

3 hours

EDUC 6300

Teaching Reading in the Content Area

3 hours

EDUC 5101


6 hours




Teaching Field Advanced Content Courses

12 hours

Teaching Field Capstone Course

3 hours






39 Semester Hours