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Master of Arts in Teacher Education

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Master of Arts in Teaching: Teacher Academy

The Program: Earn your Masters degree while you obtain hands-on classroom experience and coaching. ETSU residents take all university classes as a cohort with other residents, using a course sequence and schedule customized for our program.The Teacher Academy program for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree is designed to meet teacher licensing requirements at the graduate level for the state of Tennessee. 

  • Becky Fee

    Teaching language arts...

  • Becky, Emily, and Bryan

    MAT Cohort 2013-2015

  • Bryan Harrison

    Teaching math...

  • A view from a students desk during class

    EDFN 5420 Building a Community of Learners

  •  Mrs. Cloud instructing the class on proper teaching methods.

    EDFN 5420 Building a Community of Learners

  •  Gurpreet and Sammy work together on an edTPA activity.

    Learning about edTPA

  •  Liz Layton shares her mini-bio for the class.

    EDFN 5420 Building a Community of Learners


Middle Grades 6-8

In Fall 2008, the Middle Grades concentration for initial teaching licensure was added to the Master of Arts in Teaching degree program.

This teaching  licensure area has an excellent employment success rate. Since the first cohort graduated in 2010, 100% now hold teaching positions locally and across the nation. 

Middle Grades Program

Secondary Grades K-12

Secondary Grades 6-12
Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Economics,
English, French, Geography, German, Government, History, Mathematics, Physics, Technology Engineering, and Spanish

Art K-12
Music K-12
Physical Education K-12
Theatre K-12 

Contact Information

Dr. Aimee Lee Govett, MAT Advisor and Graduate Program Coordinator

Office: Warf-Pickel room #418
Phone: 423-439-7588
Frequently Asked Questions

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