Master of Arts Teaching (MAT)
Additional Application Materials
Send the additional materials required for your program to:
University of South Florida
Student Academic Services
4202 East Fowler Ave, EDU105
Tampa, FL 33620-5650
|Program||Additional Items Needed|
|Exceptional Student Education/ESOL||
|Foreign Language Education/ESOL||
|Middle Grades Mathematics (5–9)|
|Mathematics Education (6-12)|
|Social Science Education||
* Personal StatementA personal statement that answers one of the following prompts (500 words maximum):
- What experiences have influenced your decision to become a teacher in your chosen discipline?
- What specific personal traits do you believe will make you a great teacher?
- To you, what is the purpose of K-12 schooling?
** Two letters of recommendation
Letters of recommendation should come from individuals who can speak to your character as a person and a professional. Additionally, the letters should include reference to your experience in a teaching/learning environment when applicable.