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2015-2016 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
    
2015-2016 School of Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art, PK-8 Initial License, Master of Arts in Teaching


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Program Objectives

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Art focuses on the academic and studio needs of teachers and visual artists who want to receive an initial license to teach in Massachusetts. The program provides the skills and competencies needed by visual arts teachers and includes a strong studio component in addition to curriculum development and teaching methods.

 

Additional Admission Requirements


A passing score on the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL), both the communication and literacy skills tests and the subject area test appropriate for this program.

A comprehensive portfolio of artwork (10-15 pieces) should be submitted digitally to the Slideroom link located on the Art MAT admissions page.

 

Course Requirements


Total Credits: 36


Additional Information and Notes


*Depending on an applicant’s professional background he or she may need to complete additional courses as prerequisites.

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