The M.A.T. Program in Adolescence Education

The Master of Arts in Teaching Program at Ithaca College is a 33-credit graduate program leading to
initial teaching licensure in Adolescence Education, grades 7-12. A cohort of approximately 20-25
students begins the program each year in late May and continues through late June of the following
year. 

The M.A.T.
Program curriculum
consists of continued study in the academic area of certification; coursework in
educational theory, curriculum, and instruction; and field experiences in varied school and community
settings.

The M.S. Program in Childhood Education

The Master of Science Program in Childhood Education at Ithaca College is a 38-credit graduate program
leading to initial teaching licensure in Childhood Education, grades 1-6. A cohort of approximately 15
students begins the program each year in late May and continues through late June of the following
year. 

The Childhood
Education Program curriculum
consists of coursework in educational theory, curriculum, and
instruction; and field experiences in varied school and community settings.