Master of Arts in Teaching, M.A.T. Secondary English Education Concentration


The Master of Teaching in English Education program is for students who hold an undergraduate degree in English and who wish to receive secondary (9-12) teaching licensure. The program prepares students for successful teaching at the high school level.

Program Distinctions

UNCG’s School of Education was named one of the 2022 “Top Graduate Schools of Education” by the U.S. News & World Report.

The Student Experience

  • Students will complete an internship and a student teaching placement in a local school during the M.A.T. program.
  • Sample courses include Teaching Curriculum and Practices in Secondary English, Literacy in the Content Area, and Educational Implications of Learning and Developmental Theory.

After Graduation

Graduates of the program are well-prepared for successful careers as high school English teachers.

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