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Master of Arts in Teaching Specializations

Mastering the challenge of education to change and improve lives

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program provides teachers the opportunity to increase their competence in various subject area specializations.


Early Childhood Classroom Teaching Requirements

Ideal for teachers wishing to specialize in Early Childhood Classroom Teaching, birth through age eight.

K-12 Literacy Specialist Requirements

Ideal for classroom teachers seeking a planned program for earning a professional teaching certificate and preparing to qualify for the Michigan Department of Education Reading Specialist Endorsement.

Special Education Requirements

Ideal for classroom teachers who wish to pursue teaching in the area of special education.

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(989) 964-4057(989) 964-4057
Toll-free: 1-800-968-2540


James E. Tarr, Ph.D.

Acting Assistant Dean & Professor

Colleen D'Arcy, Ph.D.


College of Education Dean's Office
Gilbertson Hall, North 275
University Center, MI 48710


8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.