Announcements

Important Dates and Information

Our new MAT in K-6 has been APPROVED. The two elementary courses will be offered beginning Fall ’17. In order to be in the K-6 program, you must have a teaching job in a K-6 classroom.

Please see our REVISED Checklist which begins for ALL MAT Students beginning in Fall 2017.

Program of Study REVISED 

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Melissa Earls is no longer the MAT Advisor effective 3/13/17. She has moved to the Technology Learning Center (still in Mashburn) and is happy to work with students and faculty on technology needs. We are so happy for her but sad for our loss.
Advisor’s will be reassigned to MAT faculty. For now, please use the contact information below:
General Questions – mat@uca.edu
Program Questions – athompson@uca.edu – Amy Thompson – Program Coordinator
Program Questions – tammyb@uca.edu – Tammy Benson – Department Chair
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Teacher education candidates in the following licensure areas can now receive the federal TEACH grant to help pay for their college expenses.  Those who receive funds must agree to a four   year service agreement to teach in one of these high need content areas.  Additional eligibility requirements are described on the website below.

  • Special Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Art
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Science/Chemistry/Physics

  The UCA Office of Student Financial Aid has added information about the TEACH grant to their website http://uca.edu/financialaid/federal-teach-grant/.