Two-Year Degree Plan: Master of Arts in Teaching

The following is a sample schedule for this major — your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and find out the class schedule before scheduling classes.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in two years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2018-19 graduate catalog.

First semester (summer)

CoursesHours
SFR 797 Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning 9
Total hours9

Second semester (fall)

CoursesHours
SEC 783 Internship in Teaching I 3
RDG 710 Content Area Literacy 3
PSY 710 Psychology of Education 3
Total hours9

Third semester (spring)

CoursesHours
SEC 784 Internship in Teaching II 10
Total hours10

Fourth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
EDT 662 Educational Applications of Computers for Teaching 3
SPE 715 Foundations in Special Education 3
Total hours6

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
RDG 660 Diversity Issues in Literacy and Content Area Instruction
or RDG 665 Cultural Diversity in Literacy and Instruction: Classrooms and Community
3
SFR 780 Educational Research Methodology 3
Total hours6

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
RDG 624 Analysis and Correction of Difficulties in Adolescent Literacy
or RDG 640 Analysis and Correction of Difficulties in Literacy
3
EDC 786 Research Seminar in Education 1-3
Total hours5

RDG 624/RDG 640 is not required for K-12 certification programs.

Degree plan last reviewed 11-03-2018.