Become a teacher!

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Do you feel called to teach? Become a teacher with a Master of Arts in Teaching from John Brown University! JBU's MAT program provides the skills and classroom experience you need to obtain an Arkansas teaching license for secondary education (grades 7-12). This is an excellent option if you didn't major in education as an undergraduate student, but have at least 18 credit hours in one of the following content areas:

  • Agriculture Science and Technology*
  • Chemistry*
  • Drama
  • English
  • Family and Consumer Science*
  • Industrial Technology
  • Life Science
  • Marketing Technology
  • Mathematics*
  • Physics*
  • Physics/Mathematics*
  • Social Studies
  • Speech

*Critical shortage area. Teachers are in-demand!

Our classes are taught from a distinctly Christian perspective and offered in a flexible format, with evening and online coursework. You can access your classes remotely OR meet face-to-face at the JBU Rogers Center


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