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

Middle (6-8) and Secondary (6-12) Education/Comprehensive PreK-12 Endorsements


  • 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.