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) programs in Elementary Education with a focus on STEM and Middle School Math or Science prepare you to learn to listen to and value students’ thinking as you cultivate the perspectives and tools needed to thrive in classrooms across Massachusetts.
These programs are 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 programs allow you to:
¹ The online MAT programs in Elementary STEM and Middle School Education are 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)