The Early Childhood Master of Arts in Teaching program prepares individuals to become successful teachers in Pre K-third grade classrooms. Through sequenced courses and accompanying field experiences including student teaching, individuals who complete the 39 graduate credit hour program will earn a Virginia teaching license and a graduate degree.
The mission of the early childhood education M.A.T. is to prepare professional early childhood teachers who provide developmentally appropriate programming for children in educational settings. Candidates are prepared to:
Candidates in the program are expected to demonstrate commitment to their own professional growth and development; to follow standards of ethical professional behavior and practice; to advocate on behalf of all children, their families and early childhood education; and to become educational leaders.
31 August 2020
College of Education
Memorial Hall, MSC 6907,
395 S. High, Room 3175,
22807, United States
Applicants should have an undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or better.
English language proficiency: 81 Internet-based TOEFL, IELTS score of 6.5, Pearson PTE Academic score of 58.