Master of Arts in Teaching

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) or Master of Science in Teaching (MST) degree is generally a pre-service degree that usually requires a minimum of 30 semester hours beyond the Bachelor's degree. While the program often requires education classes in order to meet state licensure requirements, it emphasizes advanced course work in a specific academic discipline to enhance one's knowledge in that subject area. Furthermore, it focuses on educating the candidate in practical teaching skills for use as a teacher, as opposed to focusing on performing research in the educational field. Candidates usually spend a semester as a student teacher in order to earn the degree. There are two general models that (MAT) degrees follow: a 5th year model in which students spend one year extra beyond their bachelor’s degree to earn a masters degree and an initial teaching license; and a Flex program which usually offers part time weekend and evening courses to accommodate professionals who are changing careers. The Master’s of Arts in Teaching degree is often advantageous to middle school and secondary school teachers because it allows them to focus on subject area knowledge in their undergraduate program and then acquire pedagogical skills in their graduate studies. It differs from the Masters in Education (MEd) degree which is usually geared toward practicing teachers, or toward those who desire to serve as counselors (school or otherwise) or as educational administrators.

Related Degrees

No Information Available

Universities

No Information Available

Content Developerviews:  0

no description   [more]

Content Writer views:  0

no description   [more]

Cabin Crewviews:  0

no description   [more]

Traineeviews:  0

no description   [more]

Traineeviews:  0

no description   [more]

Team Leaderviews:  50

no description   [more]

Sales Managerviews:  37

no description   [more]

Service Associateviews:  34

no description   [more]

Service Manager views:  40

no description   [more]

Sales Associateviews:  38

no description   [more]

Security Officerviews:  97

Security Personnel   [more]

Website/Graphic Designerviews:  139

Design or create websites, graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs   [more]

Journalistviews:  65

A journalist collects, writes and distributes news and other information. A journalist's work is referred to as journalism.   [more]

Television producerviews:  79

The primary role of a television producer is to oversee all aspects of video production, ranging from show idea development and cast hiring to shoot supervision and fact-checking. It is often the producer who is responsible for the television sho ...   [more]

Administration - Management Traineeviews:  179

Performing internship within one or several departments   [more]

Credit Risk - Analystviews:  128

Evaluate individual credit applications for final approval from Credit Risk Manager   [more]

Legal Staffviews:  239

Subject matter expert in one field.   [more]

Driverviews:  218

Driver for senior representatives or administrative tasks   [more]

Portfolio Managerviews:  204

Senior Portfolio Analyst to support management team in translation of reports into actionable decisions.   [more]

Portfolio Analystviews:  172

Evaluation of credit portfolio to identify short and long term trends.   [more]

View More

Cross Cultural Trainingviews:  368

Cross cultural training aims to develop awareness between people where a common cultural framework does not exist.   [more]

Neuro-linguistic programming views:  224

Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) is an approach to communication, personal development and psychotherapy. The title refers to a stated connection between the neurological processes, language and ...   [more]

Conflict Management views:  274

Conflict management involves implementing strategies to limit the negative aspects of conflict and to increase the positive aspects of conflict at a level equal to or higher than where the conflic ...   [more]

Customer Service views:  345

Skills to serve customers before, during and after a purchase.   [more]

Telephone Skillsviews:  359

Refers to telephone etiquettes and skills to bring about sales or get the desired outcome.   [more]

Business Writing views:  329

Business Writing refers to the writing assignment for business purposes. It is usually more formal than conversations and general writing.   [more]

Time Management views:  241

The act or process of planning and exercising conscious control over the amount of time spent on specific activities, especially to increase effectiveness, efficiency or productivity.   [more]

Entrepreneurshipviews:  277

Business acumen used to transform innovations into economic goods   [more]

Negotiation skillsviews:  293

Skills required to reach a point of understanding, resolve conflict, gain advantage in outcome of dialogue between two parties are called negotiation skills.   [more]

Employee engagementviews:  340

Employee engagement or worker engagement is a business management concept. It involves using techniques to further involve employees in the work to further the company's interests.   [more]

Project Management views:  292

Project Management is the discipline of planning, organizing, securing, managing, leading and controlling resources to achieve specific goals.   [more]

Supply Chain Managementviews:  239

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is the management of a network of interconnected businesses involved in the provision of product and service packages required by the end customers in a supply chain. ...   [more]

Business Etiquetteviews:  390

Business etiquette is the way you handle yourself in a business and social environment . It can range from meetings with the boss to meetings with clients and customers - and knowing the right thi ...   [more]

Corporate Social Responsibiltyviews:  297

CSR policy functions as a built-in, self-regulating mechanism whereby a business monitors and ensures its active compliance with the spirit of the law, ethical standards, and international norms. ...   [more]

Creative Leadershipviews:  297

Creative leadership is the ability to think beyond the conventional leadership methods and strategies to lead effectively   [more]

Networking skillsviews:  307

Training to improve networking skills to succeed at the workplace   [more]

Effective Communication Skillsviews:  261

Training to provide you with the communication skills required to succeed in the competitive corporate world   [more]

Critical Thinking Skillsviews:  327

Training to sharpen critical thinking skills for better performance at work   [more]

Sales Trainingviews:  220

Training to help individuals become better at the act of selling a product or service   [more]

AutoCadviews:  275

AutoCad is a software application for computer aided design (CAD) and drafting   [more]

View More

Master of Surgeryviews:  166

The Master of Surgery is an advanced qualification in surgery. It is most commonly abbreviated Ch.M. or M.S., as well as M.Ch. and M.Chir. from its Latin name, Magister Chirurgiae or the English form of Master of Surgery. A typical taught progr ...   [more]

Master of Nutritionviews:  185

A master's degree program in nutrition is meant to educate students on the effects and benefits of food choices, diet assessment and other health principles related to diet. This program typically takes two years to complete if taken at full-time ...   [more]

Master of Enterpriseviews:  123

The Master of Enterprise (M.Ent.) Degree is a masters degree originally developed and offered by the University of Manchester through the Manchester Science Enterprise Centre (MSEC). A number of other universities have included the MEnt in their ...   [more]

Master of Social Scienceviews:  108

A Master of Social Science (MSSc) is a taught Master's degree which has a number of different meanings dependent upon the education system in question.   [more]

Master of Development Studiesviews:  136

Development studies is a multidisciplinary branch of social science which addresses issues of concern to developing countries. It has historically placed a particular focus on issues related to social and economic development, and its relevance m ...   [more]

Bachelor of Criminal Justiceviews:  190

Criminology and criminal justice programs offer studies in criminal and deviant behavior, as well as government response to such behavior. A Bachelor of Science in Criminology or Criminal Justice can lead to careers in law enforcement, security a ...   [more]

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineeringviews:  110

no description   [more]

Bachelor of Philosophyviews:  141

Philosophy is a broad field concerned with the theories and nature of knowledge, self-discovery and humanity. Bachelor of Arts programs in philosophy cover the field's history and often discuss the ideas of noteworthy philosophers throughout hist ...   [more]

Master of Diplomatic Studiesviews:  128

no description   [more]

Master of Designviews:  109

A Master of Design (MDes, M.Des. or M.Design) is a postgraduate academic master degree in the field of Design awarded several academic institutions around the world. The degree level has different equivalecies; some MDes are equivalent to Master ...   [more]

Bachelor of Science in Podiatryviews:  149

no description   [more]

Masters in Agricultural Economicsviews:  113

A Master's Degree in Economics (M.Econ.; also MS in Economics, MA in Economics ) is a postgraduate academic program, offering training in economic theory, econometrics and / or applied economics. The degree may be offered as a terminal degree or ...   [more]

Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technologyviews:  182

A master's degree in Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology helps to converge the world of innovation and technology.   [more]

Master in Customs Administrationviews:  132

no description   [more]

Master of Tourism Administrationviews:  117

no description   [more]

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Scienceviews:  137

no description   [more]

Master of Entomologyviews:  191

Entomology graduates can be found working in a wide spectrum of career fields. While they are chiefly involved in the study of insects, the largest class of animals on Earth, entomologists often use their knowledge to improve the quality of human ...   [more]

Master of Computingviews:  214

Master's degree programs offer students the chance to explore information technology, programming, multimedia design and Web development. The curriculum includes topics such as management strategies, multimedia applications, Internet computing, o ...   [more]

Bachelor of Accountancyviews:  210

Bachelor of Accountancy programs prepare students for accounting, business and financial careers. These programs give students a broad education in accounting procedures and can prepare graduates to take the Uniform CPA Examination through the Am ...   [more]

Masters of Educational Administrationviews:  126

A Master of Education in Educational Administration is an advanced degree program for individuals who want to progress their careers in school administration and supervision at K-12 schools. Completion of a master's degree program may lead to car ...   [more]

View More

Graphs

Most Viewed Postions, Trainings and Degerees