Our MAT in Early Childhood Education is an initial certification program (pre-k through 5th) that prepares you to work as a teacher in diverse and inclusive educational settings.

Degree Type: Masters

Degree Program Code: MAT_EDEL

Degree Program Summary:

The Early Childhood Education Program offers two Masters degrees. The Master of Education degree (MEd) is for individuals who already hold teacher certification. The Master of Arts in Teaching degree program (MAT ECCO) is for individuals who wish to gain initial certification to teach PK-5th grades along with earning a Masters degree.

For more information on additional requirements, please visit The Elementary Education MAT Program Page.

Locations Offered:

Athens (Main Campus)

College / School:

Mary Frances Early College of Education

110 Carlton Street
Athens, GA 30602



Educational Theory and Practice

Graduate Coordinator(s):

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