Nội dung khóa học "Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) Concentration in Middle School Education (Grades 6-8)"
About this course

What will I learn?

The mission of the middle school education M.A.T. program is to prepare highly qualified professionals for educational roles in middle schools through advanced coursework and field experiences.

These school professionals will:

  • Design and deliver curricula that effectively impact student learning.
  • Integrate technology in learning settings.
  • Value diversity of faculty and students in the school.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, parents and others.
  • Be reflective practitioners who continually evaluate their actions.
  • Value lifelong learning, engage in professional development and conduct educational research.

The Master of Arts in Teaching in middle school education is designed to lead to initial teacher licensure with endorsements in two content areas. The fifth-year format forms the last phase of the five-year teacher licensure programs. This format is designed to serve candidates who have completed the appropriate prerequisite requirements in an undergraduate education program at JMU.

Which department am I in?

College of Education

Study options

Full Time(5 years)

Tuition fees
USD $1,231 per credit hour
Start date

13 January 2020, 18 May 2020


College of Education

Memorial Hall, MSC 6907,

395 S. High, Room 3175,



22807, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Undergraduate applicants must have a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.7 or above.

English language proficiency: 81 Internet-based TOEFL, IELTS score of 6.5, Pearson PTE Academic score of 58.