Graduate Education


Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.)

Middle (6-8) and Secondary (6-12) Education/ PREK-12 Licensure


  • Intensives: EDUC 504, 623 and 673
  • Field Experiences and Student Teaching
    • PreK-12 endorsements must include elementary AND secondary experiences
  • Content competencies must be completed PRIOR to student teaching; remaining courses must be registered and updated on your content competencies evaluation form PRIOR to applying for Gate 3 (contact for your evaluation and updates).
  • Licensure Tests (passing scores PRIOR to applying for Gate 3)
  • Praxis II Content Knowledge (see List of Virginia Scores)
  • VCLA


*All unofficial transcripts are required for competency evaluations. Please email copies of transcripts to or fax them to 434-455-1286.