- Concurrent master’s degree and teacher certification
- Accelerated learning format: complete in 24 months
- Professors have real-world experience
- Mentoring and networking opportunities available
When you complete the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program at Thomas More University, you’ll receive both a teaching certificate and a grad degree—both of which advance your teaching career. Courses are a blend of online and on-campus however, during your time as a teacher candidate, you will develop the teaching skills necessary to teach your students how to learn in a dynamic society.
The MA in Teaching program has two paths. In both paths, you will earn your teaching certificate.
Looking to move beyond the classroom and into the education system itself? Consider the Master of Education program.
My favorite thing about the program was the cohort model. Knowing other people in the program was really a great source of support for me.
— MAT Graduate
Transfer credits can help you save on credit hours.
“I fully believe that I was able to achieve high remarks on my Principal evaluations because of my education from Thomas More University. I would recommend the Thomas More MAT Program to absolutely anyone who may have passion to teach today’s youth. The excitement of the educators at TMU is contagious and will focus your passion in the right direction, equipping you with the proper tools to succeed in the program and in your career.” — Ashley Hibbett, MAT Alum