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MAT in Middle School Education Program - Curriculum Requirements

EDU 503 - Middle School Philosophy and Practices (3 Credits)

EDU 504 - Early Adolescence and Schooling (3 Credits)

EDU 509 - Intro to Instructional Planning and Delivery (3 Credits)

EDU 509B - Field Practicum I (Middle School) (0 Credit)

EDU 510 - Introduction to Teaching (2 Credits)

EDU 511 - Teaching and Learning with Technology (2 Credits)

EDU 512 - Methods of Teaching Reading/Writing in Content Areas (3 Credits)

EDU 520 - The Learning Environment (3 Credits)

EDU 520B - Field Practicum II (Middle School) (0 Credit)

EDU 558 - Assessing Student Learning (3 Credits)

EDU 5XX - Content Area Methods (EDU 559, 574, 577, or 578) (3 Credits)

EDU 5XXB - Field Practicum III (EDU 559B, 574B, 577B, or 578B) (Middle School) (0 Credit)

EDU 599 - Teaching Performance Assessment (0 Credit)

EDU 600 - Professional Educator Seminar (0 Credit)

EDU 602 - Multicultural Education (3 Credits)

EDU 650 - Educational Psychology (3 Credits)

EDU 692 - Student Teaching & Seminar (Middle School) (6 Credits)

EDR 510 - Adolescent Literature (3 Credits)

SPE 505 - Instruction of Diverse Learners (3 Credits)

Total Credits = 43 (plus any deficiencies)


Deficiencies for Middle School Education


The MAT Middle School licensure program requires students to complete 24 hours (including content area methods) toward their content area (Mathematics, Social Science, Science or English Language Arts).