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Master of Arts in Teaching / Elementary Education Grades 1-5

Program Details

University of Louisiana at Monroe offers an online Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) with Elementary Education, Gr 1-5. This program provides an education to aspiring teachers who are looking for further skillset development in teaching young children. Elementary aged students need specific curriculum and development for their future success, which this program addresses and provides.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • GRE or GMAT scores
  • PRAXIS scores
  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)


This program is part of a Teacher Certification Reciprocity agreement. Under this agreement, the following jurisdictions have signed to accept completion of Louisiana approved teacher education preparation programs from regionally accredited institutions as eligibility for certification in their state: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.