MAT Initial Certification, Secondary Track (9-12 Certification and Subject Endorsement)

Subject Endorsements in: English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies

Requirements (36 credits)
ED-510Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Teaching3
ED-550Teaching Diverse Populations3
ED-529Content Literacy3
EDS-500Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-534Classroom Management in Inclusive Settings3
Content Methods
Select two of the following Content Methods courses:6
Content Method I
Methods of Teaching Science at the Secondary Level I
Methods of Teaching English at the Secondary Level
Secondary Mathematics Methods, Part I
Teaching Social Studies and Cultural Education at the Secondary Level
Content Method II
Methods of Teaching Science at the Secondary Level II
Methods of Teaching English at the Secondary Level Part II
Secondary Mathematics Methods Part II
Secondary Social Studies Education Part II
Select two of the following:6
Diversity in Education
Theories and Practice of ESL Instruction Part I
Technology and Students with Disabilities
Independent Study in Education
Research in Teaching Practice
ED-593Clinical Practice 19
or ED-594 Supervised Clinical Practice
Total Credits36

Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-510 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Teaching3ED-529 Content Literacy3
ED-550 Teaching Diverse Populations3EDS-534 Classroom Management in Inclusive Settings3
EDS-500 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3ED-500 Elective or EDS-500 Elective (please refer to curriculum chart for choices)3
Semester Credits9Semester Credits9
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
Content Methods I (please refer to curriculum chart )3ED-593 Clinical Practice or 5949
Content Methods II (please refer to curriculum chart)3 
ED-500 or EDS-500 + Elective (please refer to curriculum chart for choices)3 
Semester Credits9Semester Credits9
Total Credits 36