MAT in Teaching English
This program is designed for English/Language Arts teachers to deepen their knowledge of best teaching practices and research in the discipline of English Education. Combining the advanced study of traditional and new and multimodal literacies with furthering their knowledge of literature, composition, and rhetoric in a Borderlands setting, M.A.T. students enhance their effectiveness as educators in diverse environments. As a Master’s degree in English, the M.A.T. programs offers select classes to prepare educators to teach Dual-Credit courses in high schools. The M.A.T. degree is also excellent preparation for doctoral degree programs in Rhetoric and Composition or Education.
For more information, please see the 2017-2018 UTEP Graduate Catalog for degree and course information.