Master of Arts in Teaching
University of Mississippi

Program Details

University of Mississippi offers an online Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). For students who currently hold a bachelor's degree, this program was designed with expert pedagogical knowledge. In addition, students may also apply for a certification in math, science, English, or social studies.


  • An undergraduate degree with significant coursework in the subject the applicant wishes to teach
  • 3.0 GPA overall or on last 60 hours of undergraduate work
  • 21 ACT composite score, or 990 SAT composite score, or passing scores on the Praxis Core test (Reading: 156, Writing: 162, Math 150)
  • Passing score on the Praxis II test in the subject area the applicant wishes to teach
  • Writing sample

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges