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Graduate School

Foreign Language MAT


P-12 Certification

  • Major: Foreign Language
  • Degree: Master of Arts in Teaching
  • School/College: Arts & Sciences

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Fall Application Deadline (requesting funding): January 15
Final Application Deadline: June 1

Required Documents

  • 3-minute unscripted speaking recording in the foreign language of the concentration (non-native English speakers must also include a portion in the English language)
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal Statement: Statement of purpose written in English that explains the connection between this program and your personal goal
  • Resume
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Writing Sample of approximately 3,000 words, in language relevant to the concentration. This can be a paper written for a course or an essay prepared specifically for the application. Non-native English speakers should include an English summary of their sample

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester

Areas of Concentration 

  • French
  • German
  • Spanish


A Note from the Program

The Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) Foreign Language Education - with options in French, German, and Spanish leads to initial teacher certification.

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