Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Candidate Requirements:
Candidates with a concentration in Elementary Education and Special Education must complete several steps before becoming accepted as a student in the MAT program. The process includes submitting an application with supporting documentation to the MSU Denver Admissions Office and submitting supporting documentation to the Department of Teacher Education.
MAT licensure candidates will be expected to have completed all pre-requisite coursework before enrolling in any MAT graduate classes. MSU Denver students may complete these requirements as part of their undergraduate program with an undeclared major. (See Programs tab for more information about prerequisite courses.) The MAT program includes four graduate core classes, specific licensure classes, field experience coursework and student teaching.
MSU Denver Admission Requirements:
All MSU Denver admission documents listed above must be submitted to:
MSU Denver Admissions Office
Student Success Building, Suite 180
(Admissions Station #1)
or mailed to:
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Office of Admissions
Campus Box 44, PO Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program Admission Requirements:
All completed Master of Arts in Teaching admission documents listed above should be submitted to West Classroom #136S.
Students receive a yellow card once they are formally admitted into the MAT program. The yellow card shows proof of acceptance into the program, which allows students to begin their field experience coursework.
Standards for Continuing in MAT Program::