12 months
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793 USD/credit 30927 USD/year
793 USD/credit 30927 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program from Johns Hopkins University transcends basic certification to prepare leaders at the classroom, school, and district levels.

Overview

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program at the Johns Hopkins University offers the tools needed to teach 21st-century learners and includes rigorous coursework, a digital portfolio, and two semesters in a clinical internship at a local school.

Description

The Teaching program includes rigorous coursework, a digital portfolio, and two semesters in a clinical internship at a local school.

The MAT offers the tools and knowledge needed to teach 21st-century learners—including coverage of differentiated instruction techniques; mind-brain research; English language learning; universal design; and cultural and global proficiencies. The academic work is carefully integrated with the internships to provide exposure to a variety of educational environments. Candidates receive personalized coaching to aid professional growth, hone classroom outcomes, and prepare for certification.

The program is structured in a collaborative framework with opportunities to connect with peers, mentors, and faculty in ways that enrich coursework, field experiences, research, and career advancement. Candidates also connect with key education organizations in the university, such as the Neuro-Education Initiative, Center for Talented Youth, Kennedy Krieger Institute, and others.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Methods of Teaching in Elementary School
  • Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
  • Mind, Brain and Teaching
  • Human Development and Learning 
  • Advanced Processes and Acquisition of Reading
  • Diagnosis and Assessment of Reading

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • $80.00 application fee
  • Resume/CV
  • Essay: An essay describing your goals and how the program will assist meeting those goals
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Recommendation Form
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Praxis I, SAT, ACT, or GRE scores
  • Applicants with a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher in their most recently earned degree may be considered for admission without submitting a Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) Basic Skills Assessment Test. For candidates intending to submit a standardized testing score for admission, please visit the Maryland Department of Education website for a listing of the specific tests accepted

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30927 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 793 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    30927 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 793 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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