The online Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) from the USC Rossier School of Education prepares you to earn your teaching credential and become a transformative K–12 teacher. Through live online classes and enriching field experiences in your community, you can earn your M.A.T. in less than 18 months without relocating.
- Live online classes
- Fieldwork placement
- Complete in less than 18 months
- Prepare for the teaching credential
- Bachelor’s degree required
- GRE scores not required
Earn a Master of Arts in Teaching with a Teaching Credential Online
USC Rossier School of Education offers an online Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) that prepares you with the skills you need to become an effective leader in the classroom. With self-paced coursework and real-world classroom experiences, the online M.A.T. program is designed for aspiring teachers who want to make a real difference for today’s students.
USC Rossier’s online M.A.T. program enables you to meet requirements to qualify for teaching certification in California.
USC Rossier is committed to supporting our students as they become highly qualified educators. Students who enroll in the September 2019 cohort of the M.A.T. online with credential or M.A.T. – TESOL online with English Language Development (ELD) credential programs will be eligible for a $400 scholarship to help offset the cost of credentialing exam registration fees.
Teaching in Another State
By completing the online M.A.T. program, you may be eligible to seek certification in states outside of California. Certification requirements differ from state to state, so you should research your state’s requirements.
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