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Washington MAT Degree Programs


USC's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) is one of the most sought after online MAT programs in Washington because of its high standards and online option. The online MAT@USC program is held to the same strict standards as its traditional on-campus programs.

Seattle Pacific University - MAT Program

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) at Seattle Pacific University combines elementary or secondary teacher certification within a master's degree. The MAT student must demonstrate maturity and document relevant experiences with children or adolescents. The MAT Program is a two year program and consists of four elements: Orientation, Foundation, Application, and Site Experience. When participants complete these four elements satisfactorily, they may be eligible for a Residency Teaching Certificate. Participants will be granted the MAT degree upon completion of a fifth element: the master's degree.

Western Governors University - Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) online

As part of Western Governors University, the online teaching degrees at WGU are approved by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). WGU is the first exclusively online university to receive NCATE accreditation for its degree programs that lead to teacher licensure, a testament to the fact that WGU graduates "have the knowledge and skills to be effective in helping all students learn."

Washington Teaching Requirements

The state of Washington issues the Residency Teacher Certificate to most first-time applicants for a regular teaching certificate. OR