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M.A.T. Program: Degree Requirements (Secondary)

Master of Arts in Teaching: Secondary Cohort

54 quarter credits are required to complete the M.A.T. program from Marylhurst University. Most students take less than two years to earn their master's degree.

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This is a sample of the Full-time Secondary track

Fall 1
Socio-Political & Social Justice Issues
Race, Identity & Representation in Education
Child Development & Learning Theory
Culturally Responsive Community Engagement
Field Experience 1: Professional Identity

Winter 1
Language & Language Development
Writing and Literacy in the Content Area
Adolescent Development
Field Experience 2: Teaching & Learning

Spring 1

Culturally Proficient Curriculum & Assessment
ESOL Methods & Strategies
Reading Essentials for Secondary Learners
Field Experience 3: Teaching & Learning

Summer 1
Assessment for Learning
Teaching Strategies in the Content Area

Fall 2
Teacher as Action Researcher
Contemporary Issues in Secondary Education
Student Teaching 1

Winter 2
Positive Classroom
Student Teaching 2

Spring 2
Professional Experience & Entry Planning
Student Teaching 3

First year of employment

Mentoring: Marylhurst provides support and guidance to graduates throughout their first year of teaching

Please see the current Marylhurst University Catalog for complete information.


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