Are you interested in a career in education? The University of Maine’s Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) program prepares those holding an undergraduate degree to be tomorrow’s teachers.

The M.A.T. is a master’s and certification program offering secondary school (grades 7–12) concentrations in English, social studies, life science, physical science, math, and world languages.

UMaine’s Online Advantage

  • Education from expert faculty
  • Engaged learning environment
  • Ability to custom design your program to meet your career goals
  • Dedicated student support services
  • Flexibility to attend class from anywhere
  • Competitive tuition rates
  • Advisors to guide you from enrollment to graduation

Suggested Course Content Areas

  • Math
  • Life science
  • Physical science
  • English
  • Social studies
  • World languages

Apply to the Program


  • SED 302: Adapting Instruction for Students with Disabilities
  • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Passing Praxis Core score

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