Winthrop University: Graduate School - Accelerated Required Program
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Graduate School
211 Tillman Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
800/411-7041 (tollfree)
803/323-2292 (fax)

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MAT, Accelerated Option Required Program:

Required Program

Semester Hours

EDCO 600    Teaching in a Democracy 3 Summer
EDCO 602    Technology for the 21st Century Classroom 2 Fall
EDCO 660    Effective Teaching and Management Strategies Summer
READ 605    Literacy Foundations * 0-3 Summer or Fall
EDCO 610    Effective Teaching Practices for Exceptional and Diverse Learners 3   Fall
EDCO 690    School Internship 8 Spring
AREA 593    Capstone 1 Spring
AREA 591    Content Specific Teaching Methods 3 Fall
AREA 592    Field Experience 1 Fall
Content Courses/Electives ** 3-6 Summer/Fall
Total Semester Hours 30-33

* This course is required for secondary certification only. Students seeking K-12 certification (art, French, Spanish, theatre, dance) are not required to take this course. Students not required to take this course will take 6 hours of electives.

** Students who have not taken Educational Psychology, Educational Assessment, and Content Area Reading and Writing at the undergraduate level will be required to take these courses as part of the MAT Accelerated program.

Visit the graduate course descriptions webpage to view course descriptions.

Certain courses may require participation in a pre- and post-semester orientation that follows the school district calendar. Contact the course instructor for specific requirements.


Last Updated: 3/27/20