Admissions Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in the intended teaching field (or closely related field)
  • Undergraduate grade point average of at least 3.0
  • Acceptable GRE scores (verbal, quantitative, and analytical writing)
  • Letters of recommendation which speak to the applicant's ability to pursue graduate level work as well as his/her capacity to work as a secondary school teacher

Applicants to the program complete the Graduate School Application, available online. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The MAT Faculty Advisory Committee reviews applications, and committee members interview applicants. The Dean of the Graduate School makes offers of admission.


Applicants to the program must complete their electronic application and submit supporting documentation by January 31. Offers of admission are made prior to the April 15 deadline for accepting offers of financial support and admission.