Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Degree

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Degree

Master degree
18 months
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Application fee: $150
Distance & online learning
Intakes: February 8, June 21, September 2
International tuition: $27,856
Domestic tuition: $25,399

Program overview

Once you have completed all coursework and student teaching requirements, and passed both cycles of California Teacher Performance Assessment testing, you will be recommended for a California K-12 art teaching credential. For your Capstone project, you will be encouraged to think like an advocate in order to create a dynamic arts advocacy video to educate the public about the importance of art education to a 21st century creative economy. Graduate students will meet the following student performance criteria: Make subject matter comprehensible to students Gauge student learning using a variety of assessment strategies Engage and support all students in learning Plan instruction and design learning experiences for all students Create and maintain an effective environment for student learning Develop as a professional educator Create a professional portfolio suitable for seeking employment as a credentialed art educator in the state of California Develop a comprehensive plan to effectively advocate for Art Education in the 21st century

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
Completely online



    Final bachelor's degree transcripts and bachelor's degree graduation certificate(for graduate studies); Art Portfolio; Official Bank Letter (must show a minimum balance of $43000 USD or equivalent); Passport and Visa documents; English Proficiency (Duolingo English Assessment) The documents must be translated into English and notarized.

    Career opportunities

    Academy of Art University offers some of the best training and hands-on experience to help you excel in careers in art education. This degree program is designed to equip aspiring art instructors with a comprehensive toolbox of marketable skills that will lead to success in your future career.

    Campus location

    San Francisco , United States

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