Graduate studies in Global Languages & Cultures
The Department of Global Languages and Cultures offers three Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) programs dedicated to training exceptional Spanish language educators.
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MAT – Spanish Language Accordion Closed
This program is for students interested in obtaining a graduate degree whose coursework involves a balance between pedagogical practices, linguistics and literature.
MAT – Spanish Secondary Education Accordion Closed
This program is for students interested in obtaining both a graduate degree and a Secondary Education Teaching Certificate. The coursework involves pedagogical practices, linguistics, literature, and student teaching.
This is a nationally accredited program, authorized by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.
Accelerated Bachelor to Spanish MAT programs Accordion Closed
These programs are for students interested in obtaining both a bachelor’s degree and a graduate degree in as little as 5 years. The coursework involves Spanish undergraduate courses as well as Spanish graduate courses on pedagogical practices, linguistics, and literature. You may also obtain a Secondary Education Teaching Certificate.
NAU graduate admissions
Domestic students: Find out how to apply.
NAU international graduate admissions
Estudiantes internacionales: Ver información sobre el proceso de solicitar.