在线加速教学艺术硕士(AMAT)

Program overview

严格的在线MAT与住院医师教学证书相结合

Reap the benefits of a rigorous program that integrates 实习教师资格证 with a Master of Arts in Teaching degree in a full-time, 15个月的课程,包括在K-12学校的全年实习. 所有的大学课程都是完全在线交付的. Learn the skills needed to impact student learning as a professional teacher committed to equity and inclusion.

了解这个灵活的在线AMAT课程如何帮助您实现您的目标.

Program Overview

学校教育的差异

好的赌博软件推荐成立于125年前, and the University has been preparing some of the most sought-after educators in the region for more than 90 years. 今天,进入教育学院的研究生课程竞争非常激烈. Faculty members – each teaching his or her own courses and each holding a doctorate – have worked to develop rigorous programs of quality. 

The School of Education at 好的赌博软件推荐 offers more than a dozen graduate programs. 你可以从三个博士项目中选择, 7个硕士学位项目, 还有五个认证项目, 所有这些都集中在能力的发展上, character, leadership, and service in educators. 而许多学生接受培训成为教师, 其他人则准备担任学校辅导员, principals, superintendents, 民政事务处人员, 或者是高等教育的教授. SPU's reputation in P–12 education in Washington and across the country is strong, and students who complete our graduate degree and certificate programs enjoy a higher rate of employment than the state's average.

为什么在好的赌博软件推荐攻读在线教学硕士学位?

School districts have long sought after SPU-educated teachers for both their competence and character. 许多毕业生在教育领域开辟了新的道路, 甚至还获得了华盛顿州的年度教师奖, 这项荣誉每年只授予一位杰出的华盛顿教师. The Accelerated Master of Arts in Teaching online program was created to integrate 实习教师资格证 with a Master of Arts in Teaching degree, including a full-time, 在K-12学校实习一年. Earn higher placement on the salary schedule and become equipped to significantly impact student learning and change lives.

  1. Accomplished Faculty

    专家,有爱心的教师有帮助学生成功的愿望. Faculty are known for mentoring their students during and following their educational programs. These professors model lifelong learning through scholarly activities of their own, publishing frequently, 并在专业会议上发表演讲.

  2. AACU Membership

    Seattle Pacific is a member of the Association of American Colleges and Universities and of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. SPU certification programs are approved by the Washington state Professional Educator Standards Board. The School of Education is also a member of the Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education, and has a chapter, Sigma Phi Upsilon, of Chi Sigma Iota, an international honor society that values academic and professional excellence in counseling.

  3. Deep Character Emphasis

    建立在品格教育的基础上, the graduate programs at SPU offer first-class education through the lens of Christian faith and values. Students take ethics courses, and character issues are integrated throughout the curriculum.

  4. Flexible Format

    专为工作的专业人士,这个程序是完全在线.

  5. Connected Alumni

    School of Education graduates move on to purposeful careers in schools and district-level leadership throughout the country. 当你从SPU教育学院获得研究生学位时, 你加入了一个校友社区,他们保持着联系.

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Curriculum

Completion of the program fulfills requirements for a Master of Arts in Teaching online degree and Washington state 实习教师资格证. 完成认证要求后, the Certification Office in the School of Education at SPU recommends candidates for teacher licensure to the 公共教育监督办公室. Completion of five additional graduate-level classes throughout the program fulfills requirements for the MAT degree.

项目时间表和队列信息

每年夏天都会有新的学生入学. 暑期课程分为网上和校内两部分. 在线课程将于6月下旬开始. 校内部分从7月下旬开始. 在学年期间,候选人每周上一晚课.

Program components

Certification

AMAT项目的认证部分是45个学分. 大约三分之一的学分分配给学生教学, 哪一种是全职且有监督的, 在教室里呆了180天. 完成认证课程, internship requirements, and passing program assessments qualifies candidates for a Washington Residency Certificate. This certificate enables candidates to teach in public and private schools in Washington state. The master’s degree is earned by completing an additional 15 graduate-level credits or five classes.

Candidates in the Accelerated Master of Arts in Teaching Online program are recommended for certification by:

  • Demonstrating 有效的教学实践
  • Centering 对学生成绩寄予厚望的指导
  • 识别和回应 以个别学生的学习需要
  • Providing 明确和有意地关注主题内容和课程
  • Fostering and managing 一个安全、积极的学习环境
  • Using multiple student data elements to modify instruction and improve student learning
  • 沟通与协作 与家长和学校社区沟通
  • Exhibiting collaborative and collegial practices focused on improving instruction and learning

NOTE: Tuition rates for the certification portion of the program and the master's component of the program are differentiated. 而认证课程则以较低的价格提供, students across all master's programs take the master's component classes at the regular graduate tuition rate. 

课程与实习

Coursework varies depending on endorsement area to provide discipline-specific emphasis.

Internship begins in late August as K–12 teachers return to school for in-service training. 候选人在整个学年实习,同时完成在线课程. Coursework integrates internship experiences to assist candidates in applying educational theory and research to planning, instruction, and assessment.

Candidates are paired with a mentor teacher and university field supervisor in a school setting. 在整个K-12学年期间,每周实习五天, 包括在职和年终活动. Candidates may have up to two release days a month to attend to program requirements and wellness goals.

候选人和导师遵循共同教学模式, 规划的责任, instruction, management, and assessment is shared. Candidates begin internship with focused observations and progress to independent teaching. Across internship, 候选人完成旨在最大化现场经验的作业, 比如实习心得, lesson plans, and program assessments. Internship concludes with candidates returning control of classroom responsibilities to their mentor teachers.

完成MAT学位

Candidates earn the MAT degree by completing an additional five graduate-level courses, totaling 15 credits. 这些课程按研究生的常规学费收费. MAT学位所要求的课程不需要认证. However, most candidates complete degree requirements immediately following certification to increase their salary. Candidates may delay completion of degree requirements for five years following the quarter of admission, as long as active enrollment status is maintained by completing one class every four quarters.

Students admitted to the AMAT-Online program with an advanced degree may transfer 12 of the 15 credits from their previous institution. All students are required to complete EDU 6085 Moral Issues in Education to receive the MAT degree.

Course sequence

Candidates enrolled in the AMAT-Online program follow a course sequence designed to exceed the demands of today's classrooms. Graduates complete the program with knowledge and skills required for effective teaching, 通过实习经验的整合发展, 积极的同伴相互依赖, and focused pedagogy for teaching primary and secondary students in a variety of endorsement areas. 

Candidates receive a specific course sequence, depending on endorsement, as they begin the program. 下面显示了basic Certification的示例序列.

认证课程

Summer

EDU 6132

Learners in Context (3)

EDU 6150

一般调查、教学和评估方法(3)

EDU 6524 

Curriculum Design (3)

EDU 6918

教学导论(二)

Autumn

EDRD 6529

阅读教学:教学策略(三)

EDU 6130

Classroom Management (3)

EDU 6134 

专业问题/滥用(2)

EDU 6945 

住院医师实习教学(5)

Winter

EDMA 6432

初级数学方法(3)

EDU 6136

Content Methods (3)


EDU 6139
 

Internship Seminar (1)

EDU 6945 

住院医师实习教学(5)

Spring

EDU 6133

教育的多样性、公平性和包容性(3)

EDU 6139

Internship Seminar (1)

EDU 6945

住院医师实习教学(5)

MAT degree courses

EDSP 6644 

教育杰出学生(3)*

EDTC  

任何6000级EDTC课程* 

EDU 6085 

教育中的道德与神学问题(3)*

EDU 6120

美国教育:过去与现在(3)*

EDU 6526 

教学策略调查(三)*

*表示硕士的组成课程. Many students choose to complete these courses the summer following certification.

Routes to Certification

申请amat在线课程的申请人符合这些特征之一, though all routes require a bachelor's degree and endorsement in a high needs area at the district or local level.

Route 2: 具有学士学位的地区职员
 在职学区工作人员(如辅助教育工作者), instructional assistants, or education aides) with a minimum of one year of student interaction and leadership.

Route 3: 为拥有学士学位的“转行者”准备的
 Individuals not currently employed by a school district at the time of application (such as those considering career change).

Route 4: 具有学士学位及有限资格证书之地区职员.
Teachers employed in a public school on a limited certificate such as a Conditional or Emergency Substitute Certificate.

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Faculty

Faculty

Scott Beers

助理院长,研究生项目
博士,华盛顿大学

Email: sbeers@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2707
Office: Peterson Hall 409

Daniel Bishop

Assistant Professor; Chair of Teacher Leadership
好的赌博软件推荐教育学博士

Email: bishod@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2593
Office: Peterson Hall 313

David W. Denton

Associate Professor
好的赌博软件推荐教育学博士

Email: dentod@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2504
Office: Peterson Hall 317

Greg Fritzberg

Professor of Education
博士,华盛顿大学

Email: gregf@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2363
Office: Peterson Hall 415

Kristine Gritter

Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; Chair, MEd Literacy, Language, and Equity
密歇根州立大学博士

Email: grittk@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2323
Office: Peterson Hall 309

Jill Heiney-Smith

Director of Graduate Teacher Education; Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
好的赌博软件推荐教育学博士

Email: heineysmithj@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2372
Office: Peterson Hall 311

Robin Henrikson

Associate Professor; Director of Assessment

Email: henrir@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2186
Office: Peterson Hall 405

Krystle Jalalian-Chursky

Assistant Professor, Special Education; Director of Undergraduate Teacher Education
博士,伦敦大学伯克贝克分校

Email: jalaliank@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2365
Office: Peterson Hall 313

Kirsten Koetje

研究生教师教育助理主任
博士,好的赌博软件推荐

Jorge Preciado

Professor of Education; Chair of Special Education
博士,俄勒冈大学

Email: preciadoj@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2794
Office: Peterson Hall 406

Pete Renn

Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction; Assistant Dean
好的赌博软件推荐教育学博士

Email: rennp@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2028
Office: Peterson Hall 305

David Wicks

Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
好的赌博软件推荐教育学博士

Email: dwicks@ahmedwageeh.com
Phone: 206-281-2367
Office: Peterson Hall 411

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Continuing Education

满足成人学习者不断变化的需求, 好的赌博软件推荐 offers a wide range of programs and courses to meet the needs of today's professionals. 有竞争力的信贷和项目利率, these personal and professional development opportunities make lifelong learning very affordable. As the largest provider of continuing education credits for teachers in Washington State, SPU's 职业教育中心 关注K-12教育工作者的当前需求.

Courses taken for credit and numbered at the 5000 level are graduate-level courses and are designed primarily with the needs of teachers and other professionals in mind for the purpose of meeting certification, endorsement, 地区支付通道要求和其他专业需求. These Graduate-level courses may be considered to meet elective requirements in some cases.

Still have questions? Review FAQs.

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Costs

2023-24学年的学杂费

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$670/$735*

per credit

*$670 per credit for core certification coursework; $735 per credit for master's component courses
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$50

application fee

参阅额外费用详情.
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60

credits to complete

Financial aid

在申请助学金之前,你必须先被研究生项目录取. Make sure you:

  • Enroll in at least 3 credits (or half-time) toward a degree or eligible certificate each quarter.
  • Complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year.

你可以利用奖学金和贷款. SPU does not have a deadline for graduate financial aid, though earlier is always better than later! 

Learn more about the FAFSA 以及申请经济援助.

Learn more about 奖学金、助学金和贷款 研究生开放.

Second Master’s Benefit

Students entering the Accelerated Master of Arts in Teaching Online program with an advanced degree may take advantage of a second master's benefit at SPU. 通过请愿程序, students may receive a waiver for four of the five required "master's component" courses. Students who have earned an advanced degree need only complete EDU 6085 in addition to all certification courses to earn a second master's at SPU. In total, students may complete certification and a second master's for 48 credits.

Fees

Find out more about 行政和其他教育学院项目费用.

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Application

Admission requirements

Applicants must have at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. 每年4月都会招收新学员,并开始暑期班.

Application requirements

申请人必须提交下列资料至 Graduate Admissions:

  • Application and $50 application processing fee.
  • Official transcript documenting bachelor's degree (including official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended).
    • Note, 被认为是官方的, 成绩单必须装在学院或大学的密封信封中. Transcripts may be delivered to Graduate Admissions as long as they remain in their original, 未开封的大学信封. Electronic transcripts received via eSCRIP-SAFE or Parchment Exchange are also acceptable.
    • 如果你的学位不是来自美国的学院或大学, please arrange for your transcript to be evaluated by an accredited transcript-evaluation company, such as FIS or WES. 报告是否直接转发到研究生招生处.
  • Personal statement (1–2 pages).
  • Résumé.
  • Two to four letters of recommendation.
  • WEST-B 分数,每个子测试的最低分数为240分(e.g.(阅读、写作和数学).
    • 申请人可以使用SAT的组合, ACT, 和WEST-B成绩达到WEST-B要求(阅读和写作), mathematics). Please contact Graduate Admissions if you have questions.
      • 首选SAT成绩(2016年3月5日开始的考试日期)-数学:27.阅读:27分,写作:28分.
      • Preferred SAT scores required (for test date up to 3/4/2016) — Math: 515, Reading: 500, Writing: 490.
      • 首选ACT成绩要求-数学:22, Reading: 22, 写作:8(2016年9月1日开始考试), 或写作:23(2015年1月9日至2016年8月31日), 或写作:8分(截止到2015年8月31日) 
  • Passing State Endorsement Test.
  • 核实背书准备情况.
    • 背书是教师准备教授的内容和等级. 专业教育标准委员会(PESB) 提供了SPU提供的所有背书的综合列表.
      • 如果你的大学专业与你想要的背书相符, 填妥申请表格内的签注核实表格.
      • 如果你的专业与你想要的背书不匹配,请联系 The Certification Office. 填妥签注验证表格 only after 联络核证办事处. On the form, indicate that you have been in contact with the Certification Office and list your "Approved Plan of Study" if one has been developed.
  • 道德职业品质政策形式 (可在网上申请中找到). 

Applicants with complete files submitted by the deadline are screened for interviews in March. 面试邀请是通过电子邮件发送的. 建议申请人添加 these email addresses as contacts to avoid inadvertent delivery of correspondence to spam or junk folders.

Application deadlines

提前决定:11月15日

常规入场时间:2月1日

申请和录取问题?

联系研究生招生,电话:800-601-0603或 gradadmissions@ahmedwageeh.com.

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FAQ

常见问题

How selective is admission to the SPU School of Education graduate degree programs?

This varies by program. 一些项目的录取,比如 数学和科学教学速成硕士 (AMTMS), 教学艺术加速硕士 (AMAT), and MEd in School Counseling, is very competitive. SPU的每个教育研究生课程的录取都是基于标准的, 所有申请者必须符合所有入学标准.

Can I continue to work while enrolled in a graduate degree program in the SPU School of Education?

Yes, in most cases. Most of the graduate degree programs offered by the School of Education are part-time programs, 在各种员工友好的场所提供课程. 教育研究生课程安排在SPU或校外, in the evenings, occasionally on Saturdays, and during the summer.

The 加速文学硕士教学 (AMAT) and 数学和科学教学速成硕士 (AMTMS)程序是例外. 因为是全职实习,所以是一年制的全日制项目.

Is it possible to complete a graduate degree from SPU's School of Education online?

教育学院提供几个完全在线的课程,包括 AMAT-OnlineAMTMS-Online数字教育领导, and Teacher Leadership programs. 请查看项目页面了解资格要求.

Is a graduate program at SPU more expensive than comparable education programs at other universities?

SPU's graduate tuition rates are competitive with other accredited universities in Washington.

How does a graduate degree or graduate certificate from SPU compare with a similar degree or certificate from other universities?

SPU's School of Education has been offering a wide range of fully accredited master's and doctoral degrees in addition to graduate certificates for more than 20 years. SPU's reputation in P–12 education in Washington and around the country is strong, and students who complete our graduate degree and certificate programs enjoy a higher rate of employment than the state's average.

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