Master of Arts in Teaching

Application Deadline October 1st

Applicants for the 2015-2016 MAT Year

The essay prompt / requirement is changing. Please do not complete any essay based on the prompt in the current PDF application. If you are a current SMCM student, there will be a meeting early in the Fall semester to discuss the application process.

For more information, contact the Department of Educational Studies MAT at 240-895-2018 or


Educational Studies News & Events

2015 MAT Graduation

  • Saturday, June 6, 2014
  • 11:00 am 
  • Athletics and Recreation Center (ARC)

A response to the National Council on Teacher Quality Version II

Educational Studies Blog

Small group of students in The Gambia

Interns abroad, publications, presentations, innovations, collaborations...
Educational Studies Blog

MAT Advising Documents

Use these checklists and advising handouts to help guide your progress towards meeting all of the MAT requirements upon graduation. 

3 + 1 Checklist Earn your Bachelor's degree in 3 years and complete the MAT as your 4th year!

Elementary Candidates: 2014-15 Advising Checklist 

K-12/Secondary Candidates: 2014-15 Advising Checklists