Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Share the wealth of your knowledge with the next generation

Do you have a bachelor’s degree in Art? Are you a biologist looking for a second career? Do you love math and want to share your passion?

Our dynamic Master of Arts in Teaching is designed for those with bachelor’s degrees in academic fields who wish to attain teacher certification or are currently teaching with a temporary certificate.

Why get a Master of Arts in Teaching from Florida Southern?

Prestigious Credentials

Prestigious Credentials - At Florida Southern College, you can earn a highly regarded MAT degree at one of the top graduate teaching programs in the U.S. — at an affordable cost.

Partnerships with local schools provide opportunities for internships

Connected - Partnerships with local schools provide opportunities for internships and assist with job placement upon completing your degree.

Flexible Schedule

Flexible Schedule - You may choose to complete your degree in as little of 4 semesters, plus an internship. The MAT program consists of courses that are 100% online prior to an internship and final semester of student teaching.

Learning by Doing

Learning by Doing - Students enjoy the personalized, one-on-one attention that comes with our 13:1 student faculty ratio and small class size. Our esteemed faculty is focused on transforming classroom theory into the practical, real-world skills.

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Greg Athanas
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MAT Program Cost for 2015-16**

Tuition per credit hour $400
8 credit hours $3,200
Technology Fee* $50

* Technology Fees for the School of Education: $25 for up to 4 credit hours, $50 for 5-8 credit hours, $100 for 9 or more credit hours

** Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.