Marian University’s Master of Arts in Teaching program is designed to give college graduates who have a bachelor's degree in any field the chance to change careers and become K-12 teachers. If you’re looking to earn an education degree and gain the knowledge, skills, and experience to transform the lives of students and families, talk to us! Marian University has a tradition of excellence in preparing teachers who, through internships and a proven curriculum, are prepared for teaching in elementary and secondary schools.
This hybrid (on-campus and online) MAT program prepares students to pursue initial Indiana teaching licensure for elementary school teaching or secondary licensure in one or more subject areas. A concentration in English as a second language (ESL) is also available.
Classes start each spring, summer, and fall semester for our part-time MAT program.
Check out these frequently asked questions about Marian's MAT program.
As part of the Master of Arts in Teaching program, you'll complete a number of required education and elective courses, including subjects like:
For complete course descriptions and more details, consult the current Marian University graduate course catalog.
|Semester||Application Deadline||File Completion Deadline||Courses Begin||Interviews (Scheduled once a month)|
|Spring 2024||December 1, 2023||December 10, 2023||January 8, 2024||October-December|
|Summer 2024||April 1, 2024||April 15, 2024||May 6, 2024||January-April|
|Fall 2024||July 15, 2024||August 1, 2024||August 19, 2024||June-August|
All admission documents must be received at least two weeks before start of each semester.
If your university does not provide transcripts in English, we require a word-for-word translation of the transcript. You can translate the transcript yourself, but we recommend using a third-party translator like indytranslations.com.
Send your required application documents to:
Office of Graduate Admission
3200 Cold Spring Road
Indianapolis, IN 46222-1997
Please visit the Business Office "Tuition Rates" page. Credit hours vary based on the program and anticipated licensure area. Degree programs are a minimum of 36 credit hours. Licensure-only programs are approximately 21 credit hours.
Cost DOES NOT include the $55 application fee, rental of cap and gown for graduation, costs for purchasing textbooks, and other university fees.
Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step toward getting federal and state aid for your graduate studies.
We periodically offer workshops for students interested in learning more about Marian University's MAT program. To be added to our notification list, email firstname.lastname@example.org or (317) 955-6400. You can also download and review these materials:
Marian University’s master’s in teaching program is perfect for both recent graduates and working professionals looking to pursue careers in teachingLearn more about the MAT program
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