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Master of Arts in Teaching

This degree is available for career changers wanting to add teaching to an existing degree in an undergraduate content field. This program will be delivered both online and in a hybrid model at a combination of Douglasville and Carrollton campuses.

Areas of Specialization within the UWG Master of Arts in Teaching Degree

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Biology

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Broad Field Science

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Business Education

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Chemistry

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Economics

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - English

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - History

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Mathematics

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Physics

MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) - Political Science

Students must have an undergraduate degree in one of the fields above or in a list of approved fields for each teaching area (for a list of degrees which are approved for entry into the MAT and their associated teaching field, click here) and must pass or exempt the GACE Basic Skills exam and the GACE content exam in their respective teaching field. An undergraduate GPA of 2.7 is required for unconditional admission. The GRE is not required for admission. If a student has between a 2.0 and a 2.49 GPA, they can be admitted provisionally whereby they will be allowed to enroll for nine hours of graduate work at UWG. If they complete the graduate work at a 3.0 or higher GPA, they can then be eligible for admission to the MAT if all other requirements are met.

Please see the program sheet for more information about the content of the program: MAT Program Sheet

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