Combining the advanced study of traditional and new and multimodal literacies with furthering their knowledge of literature, composition, and rhetoric in a Borderlands setting, M.A.T. students enhance their effectiveness as educators in diverse environments.
As a Master’s degree in English, the M.A.T. is a credential for teaching at the community college level and beyond, and teachers with the M.A.T. degree meet the qualifications to teach Dual-Credit courses in area high schools.The M.A.T. degree is also excellent preparation for doctoral degree programs in Rhetoric and Composition or Education.
- Introduction to English Education
- Literature for Youth
- English Education in the Borderlands
- New and Multimodal Literacies
- Integrated Teaching Methods
- English Teaching Methods
- Special Topics in English Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Applications should be submitted online at the UTEP Graduate School website. You may apply beforeearning your Bachelor’s degree. You will need to submit:
- official transcripts,
- 3 letters of recommendation,
- a purpose statement,
- a writing sample.
International914 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 914 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National403 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 403 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.