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  Aug 21, 2017
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USC Catalogue 2017-2018

Single Subject (MAT)

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The Master of Arts in Teaching is designed for individuals who wish to complete requirements for a California preliminary teaching credential (credential track) or to strengthen their ability to facilitate learning for all students in a K–12 environment (non-credential track). Three programs are available: Multiple Subject, Single Subject and Single Subject (Music Education).

Single Subject

The MAT Single Subject is designed for those interested in teaching at the secondary level. The emphasis offers specializations in English, science (biological sciences, chemistry, geoscience or physics), mathematics and social science. The credential option requires a minimum of 32 units; the non-credential option requires a minimum of 28 units.


The Multiple Subject and Single Subject emphases are available online.


Additional course work for the Bilingual Authorization:

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