Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Master of Arts in Teaching

Course Requirements (MAT)

Common Requirements for MAT

CIED 600The Effective and Reflective Practitioner

3

CIED 609Classroom Management and Methods

3

CIED 655Teaching Practicum III

2

CIED 656EdTPA Preparation

2

CIED 671Portfolio and Practicum I

1

CIED 672Portfolio and Practicum II

1

CIED 674Professional Seminar and Portfolio III

1

EDDL 630Survey of Exceptional Learners

3

EDFD 600Education as a Profession

3

Total Credit Hours:19

Early Childhood Concentration Requirements (EACH)

CIED 611Curriculum and Methods in Science, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 612Curriculum and Methods in Social Studies, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 619Curriculum and Assessment in Early Childhood Settings and Elementary Schools, Pre-K-5

3

CIED 622Curriculum and Methods in Mathematics, Pre-K-8

3

ECED 630Characteristics of Early Childhood Education

3

ECED 631Methods of Teaching Early Childhood Education

3

READ 605Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, Pre-K-5

3

Total Credit Hours:21

Elementary Education Concentration Requirements (ELEM)

CIED 611Curriculum and Methods in Science, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 612Curriculum and Methods in Social Studies, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 619Curriculum and Assessment in Early Childhood Settings and Elementary Schools, Pre-K-5

3

CIED 622Curriculum and Methods in Mathematics, Pre-K-8

3

EDFD 615Child Development and Learning

3

READ 605Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, Pre-K-5

3

READ 606Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, 6-8

3

Total Credit Hours:21

Middle Grades Concentration Requirements (MIDD)

Middle Grades candidates choose ONE of the 6-12 content area courses depending on licensure area (CIED 633, CIED 634, CIED 635, or CIED 636) IN ADDITION TO THE REQUIRED COURSES LISTED BELOW for a TOTAL of 15 hours in the concentration.

CIED 627Middle School Strategies

3

CIED 630Curriculum and Assessment in 6-12 Schools

3

EDFD 617Adolescent Development and Learning

3

READ 606Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, 6-8

3

READ 629Literacy Across the Curriculum

3

Curriculum and Methods (6 credits)

Choose 2 Courses From:

CIED 611Curriculum and Methods in Science, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 612Curriculum and Methods in Social Studies, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 622Curriculum and Methods in Mathematics, Pre-K-8

3

CIED 633Teaching Mathematics, 6-12

3

CIED 634Teaching Science, 6-12

3

CIED 635Teaching English/Language Arts, 6-12

3

CIED 636Teaching History/Social Studies, 6-12

3

READ 628Young Adult Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:21

Secondary Education Concentration Requirements (SEED)

ALL SEED concentrations choose one of the licensure area 6-12 courses (CIED 633, CIED 635, CIED 636, READ 628, READ 634) AND ONE elective from CIED, EDFD, EDDL, or LEAD for a TOTAL of 18 hours in the concentration.  EXCEPTION: 6-12 Language Arts take instead of a free elective.

CIED 630Curriculum and Assessment in 6-12 Schools

3

EDFD 617Adolescent Development and Learning

3

READ 629Literacy Across the Curriculum

3

Curriculum and Methods (3 credits)

Choose one course from:

CIED 633Teaching Mathematics, 6-12

3

CIED 634Teaching Science, 6-12

3

CIED 635Teaching English/Language Arts, 6-12

3

CIED 636Teaching History/Social Studies, 6-12

3

Electives (6 credits)

For English concentration only: One elective and READ 628 Young Adult Literature (required). For all other areas (Math, Science, History) choose any other CIED, EDDL, EDFD, or LEAD elective.

Total Credit Hours:18

Special Education K-8 Concentration Requirements (SEDK)

CIED 622Curriculum and Methods in Mathematics, Pre-K-8

3

EDDL 633Direct Instruction for Exceptional Learners

3

EDDL 634Models of Instruction for Exceptional Learners PRE-K-8

3

EDDL 640Assessment of Exceptional Learners

3

EDDL 651Family Consultation and Support

3

READ 605Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, Pre-K-5

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Special Education 6-12 Concentration Requirements (SEDS)

CIED 622Curriculum and Methods in Mathematics, Pre-K-8

3

EDDL 633Direct Instruction for Exceptional Learners

3

EDDL 635Models of Instruction for Exceptional Learners 6-12

3

EDDL 640Assessment of Exceptional Learners

3

EDDL 651Family Consultation and Support

3

READ 606Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, 6-8

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Visual Art Concentration Requirements (VISU)

CIED 638Teaching Art K-12

3

EDFD 615Child Development and Learning

3

EDFD 617Adolescent Development and Learning

3

READ 629Literacy Across the Curriculum

3

Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15

World Language Concentration Requirements (WLNG)

CIED 630Curriculum and Assessment in 6-12 Schools

3

CIED 637Teaching Foreign Language, K-12

3

EDFD 615Child Development and Learning

3

EDFD 617Adolescent Development and Learning

3

READ 605Curriculum and Methods in Language Arts, Pre-K-5

3

READ 629Literacy Across the Curriculum

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Total Credit Hours: 34-40

3.0 Cumulative GPA Required