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The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) candidate in Elementary Education will complete requirements for licensure in the K-6 classroom. Students can complete the content courses and requisite licensure requirements while working towards a graduate degree to fulfill the Elementary Education requirements. MAT students must complete all licensure and all core classes to complete the MAT degree and be recommended for licensure.

To learn more about applying for this program, please visit our Graduate Application page. 

Important Note: Students in all MAT programs must satisfy the Colorado EL Standards requirements in order to earn recommendation for licensure upon successful completion of the program.  Coursework in addition to your degree program may be necessary to meet the EL standards requirements.  Please see an appropriate School of Education faculty advisor to determine how to meet these requirements.


The following advising guide is an unofficial document intended for use in combination with School of Education advising.  Please feel free to download the guide to review program content, and schedule an advising appointment today to discuss this program. 

Please note that this guide may not reflect the requirements for all catalog years or all versions of these programs.  It is important that you speak with an advisor in the School of Education before planning or registering for courses for this program.

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