Nội dung khóa học "Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in Special Education"
About this course

What will I learn?

The Master of Arts in Teaching degree program is designed to lead to initial licensure in special education with specific concentrations in Special Education-General Curriculum K-12 or Special Education-Early Childhood (birth-age 5). Candidates completing the program are prepared to serve as teachers of individuals with disabilities in a variety of educational placements. There are two programs of study for students wishing to pursue an M.A.T. in Special Education. The first (the fifth-year program) is a continuation of the undergraduate, pre-professional program in Special Education-General Curriculum K-12 and Special Education-Early Childhood (birth-age 5). The second (initial licensure program) is designed for individuals who already hold a bachelor's degree and are interested in pursuing initial licensure to teach Special Education-General Curriculum K-12 or Special Education-Early Childhood (birth-age 5).

Concentrations

  • Adapted Curriculum
  • K-12 Special Education
  • Visual Impairments
  • Early Childhood Special Education

Which department am I in?

College of Education

Study options

Full Time(Adapted K-12: 30 Credit Hours; General K-12: 48 Credit Hours; ECSE : 44-52 credit hours)

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

31 August 2020

Venue

College of Education

Memorial Hall, MSC 6907,

395 S. High, Room 3175,

HARRISONBURG,

Virginia,

22807, United States

Full Time(Visual Impairments - 33-39 Credit Hours)

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

18 May 2020, 31 August 2020

Venue

College of Education

Memorial Hall, MSC 6907,

395 S. High, Room 3175,

HARRISONBURG,

Virginia,

22807, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Anyone who has or will obtain a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the U.S. or a comparable degree from an officially recognized college or university outside the U.S. may apply for graduate admission.

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