SUNY/Empire State College

M.A. Online
543 USD/credit
543 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Empire State College's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) is an innovative, clinically rich, approved teacher education program consisting of multiple tracks designed to meet the diverse needs and experiences of our students. 


The fully accredited program is designed for both career changers and recent college graduates seeking initial certification in order to teach in New York state middle and high schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • U.S. Schools in Social Context
  • Middle Childhood and Adolescent Development
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Exceptionalities: Individualized Learning
  • Teaching Diverse Learners

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution (applicants may be reviewed prior to completion of the bachelor's degree, but will not be able to enroll until a final official transcript with the graduation date is received).
  • Provide evidence that you are able to pursue the subject matter and meet the academic demands of the program
  • Demonstrate that your educational goals are aligned with the master's degree you wish to pursue
  • Complete any prerequisite course or entrance exam requirements
  • Submit a complete application by the application deadline for the academic term that you wish to start.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    543 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 543 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    543 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 543 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

SUNY/Empire State College