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Department of Urban Education
The University of Houston-Downtown's Department of Urban Education currently offers two Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) programs:
Designed to help existing teachers advance their expertise, both online programs will prepare future educators to teach in urban classrooms.
Our emphasis on urban teaching makes this graduate degree unique. In order to meet the special needs of all children in urban classrooms, students completing their MAT degree will demonstrate competency in the following areas:
Master of Arts in Teacher
Master of Arts in Teaching with Teaching Certification
Master of Arts in Teaching with Alternative Certification Program (ACP)*
*This information is ONLY APPLICABLE to students who were accepted prior to summer 2013. This program (MAT/ACP) no longer accepts applicants.
Last updated or reviewed on 10/7/14