Master of Arts in Teaching Online
The Online Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) at Friends University is a 30 credit hour, 18-month degree program. The focus is on the practical application of classroom learning-teaching skills, utilizing the best of theory and practice. Each student, with a faculty advisor, designs an individualized plan for a research study that is targeted, relevant and immediately applicable.
The MAT Online program is designed to help you take the next step in your career, hone your classroom skills and refine your pedagogy; while informing you about advancements in technology, theory, and methodology in the field of education.
The writing curriculum of this degree program fulfills eligibility requirements for the National Board Certification (NBPTS).
TEAC 505 Contemporary Issues for Diverse Learners (3 credit hours)
TEAC 522 Assessment and Evaluation of Learning (3 credit hours)
TEAC 525 Action Research for Teachers (3 credit hours)
TEAC 535 Advanced Curriculum Design (3 credit hours)
TEAC 540 Advanced Educational Psychology (3 credit hours)
TEAC 545 Technology for Educators (3 credit hours)
TEAC 555 Innovation and Leadership (3 credit hours)
TEAC 560 Action Research Project (3 credit hours)
TEAC 565 International Perspectives in Education (3 credit hours)
TEAC 595 Seminar in NBPTS Certification (3 credit hours)