Winthrop University: Graduate School - Master of Arts in Teaching Admission to Teacher Education
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Admission to Teacher Education

During the semester the graduate candidate will complete a total of 12 hours of graduate coursework, graduate candidates must be formally admitted to the Teacher Education Program. For formal admission to teacher education, the graduate candidate must: 

  1. Achieve a cumulative 3.0 grade-point average in graduate course work; 
  2. Complete an application requesting formal admission to teacher education that includes an analysis of professional dispositions; 
  3. Submit a program of study that indicates the planned semester for MAT internship. 

Graduate candidates may not complete more than 18 hours of graduate coursework without full admission to Teacher Education. When criteria have been met, the graduate candidate will be notified via email. A Teacher Education program fee of $250 will be billed to the candidate upon acceptance. Additional requirements may be referenced in the Teacher Education Handbook and the Internship Handbook.

Last Updated: 3/27/20