At the Tufts University Department of Education, we believe that STEM-focused education is an ideal way to harness children’s natural curiosity.
Our online Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program in Elementary Education with a focus on STEM prepares you to learn to listen to and value students’ thinking as you cultivate the perspectives and tools needed to thrive in classrooms across Massachusetts.
This program is available for Massachusetts residents only.¹
You will develop your confidence and teaching skills through a combination of live online classes, on-campus immersions, and in-person field placements.
The MAT program allows you to:
¹ The online MAT program in Elementary STEM is open to Massachusetts residents only at this time. The online MAT in Elementary STEM is currently approved with conditions by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). For more information, visit our Teacher Certification page at http://educationonline.as.tufts.edu/legal/teacher-certification/.
² Ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 2020, https://www.usnews.com/best-colleges/tufts-university-2219/overall-rankings (accessed September 2019)