Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Arts in Teaching: Elementary Education with Licensure

The MAT licensure program in elementary education is a 55- credit program that provides students the opportunity to develop skills in practice, theory, scholarship and communication as applied to the K-6 learner, and to meet state licensure requirements.

MAT Elementary Courses*
EDUC 600 Introduction to the Master’s Degree (1)
EDUC 601 Historical/Social Foundations Ed (3)
EDUC 602 Psychological Foundations in Education (3)
EDUC 603 Child Development and Ed (3)
EDUC 610 Elem Language Arts Methods (3) 
EDUC 612 Elem Science Methods (3)
EDUC 614 Elem Math Methods (3) 
EDUC 616 Music, Art, and Creative Movement (3)
EDUC 618 Elem Social Studies Methods (3)
EDUC 640 Educational Technology (3)
EDUC 643 Hawaiian Culture and Language (3)
EDUC 650 Managing School Environments (3)
EDUC 652 Multicultural Education (3)
EDUC 654 Assessment of Teaching and Learning (3)
EDUC 660 Intro. to Exceptional Children (3)
EDUC 686 Elem Teaching Seminar (3)
EDUC 687 Elem Student Teaching* (6)
Recommend for Licensure, 52 credits
EDUC 790 Issues of Peace, Social Justice, & Educational Reform MAT Elementary, 55 credits
*For other requirements, see Additional Licensure Requirements.
**Students must pass the Praxis II (Subject Assessment) prior to acceptance into Student Teaching