Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Program of Study

Fall Semester 1
Description Course Credit Hours
EEX 6051 Creating Positive Learning Environments for Students with Disabilities 6
RED 6544 Remediation of Comprehension Problems 3
TSL 5085 Theory and Practice of Teaching English Language Learners 3
Spring Semester 1
Description Course Credit Hours
EEX 6224 Developing Individualized Educational Programs for students with Disabilities 6
EEX 6943

Practicum in Exceptional Student Education
*2 full days in a classroom.  Individuals who are employed teachers may complete the practicum in their own classroom.  Others will be given a practicum placement with a mentor teacher. 

1
MAE 6117 Math Methods 3
Summer Semester 
Description Course Credit Hours
EDF 6211 Psychological Foundations of Education 3
EDF 6432 Foundations of Measurement 3
TSL 5086 Second Language Acquisition and Literacy in Children and Adolescents 3
Fall Semester 2
Description Course Credit Hours
EEX 6247 Implementing and Evaluating Programs for Students with Disabilities 6
EEX 6943 Practicum in Exceptional Student Education
*5 half-days in a classroom.  Individuals who are employed teachers may complete the practicum in their own classroom.  Others will be given a practicum placement with a mentor teacher. 
1
RED 6514 The Reading Process in the Elementary School 3
Spring Semester 2
Description Course Credit Hours
EDG 6947 Internship and Classroom Research 6
TSL 5240 Language Principles, Acquisition, and Assessment for Teaching English Language Learners 3

Total credit hours = 50