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

MAT, Accelerated Pathway Required Program:

Required Program

Semester Hours


Core Coursework 19-28  
EDCO 600    Teaching in a Democracy 3 Summer
EDCO 602    Technology for the 21st Century Classroom 2 Fall
EDCO 605    Educational Assessment or
PETE 590     Assessment in Physical Education


EDCO 660    Effective Teaching and Management Strategies or       
SPED 510     PBIS for the Classroom Teacher


READ 605    Literacy Foundations  0-3 Summer or Fall
EDCO 690    School Internship 7 Spring
EDCO 695    Education Capstone 1 Spring
Content Pedagogy Coursework    
AREA 591    Content Specific Teaching Methods/Fiel 3 Fall
AREA 592* or 692* Internship I 1 Fall
AREA 593 or 693  Area Capstone/Seminar 1 Spring
Additional Electives or Content Courses 3-6 Summer/Fall
Minimum Hours for Graduation 30

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.

*Many courses require field-based experiences, but some require students to follow P-12 district calendar that begins before and extends beyond the Winthrop calendar.


Last Updated: 1/18/23