Elementary Education K-6 (MAT)

Elementary Education K-6 (MAT)

Master of Arts in Teaching in Elementary Education K-6 

Application Deadline:

April 1st: Summer semester

*International students are advised to apply by:
December 1st Summer (May intake)


Summer term

Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree with either a major in a liberal arts or science or with a minimum of 60 credits of liberal arts.
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale.
  • Passing score on PRAXIS Core exam in reading, writing, and math
  • Passing score on PRAXIS II content exam in Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects, Test Series 5001
  • Two letter of recommendation from educational, professional or business sources
  • An Essay describing applicant's reason for wishing to complete the program
  • An Interview with Program Director, Dr. Julie Rosenthal

***Obtain Substitute Teaching License immediately when applying for this program.***

Requirements to be completed prior to Student Teaching:

  • Submission of Residency Application
  • Take a course in child or developmental psychology (may be satisfied by undergraduate coursework.)
  • Fulfill health/hygiene requirement 
  • Pass speech and hearing assessments