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Master of Arts

Dr. David Bell
Crabaugh Hall; Room 205
(479) 968-0392

Degree Requirements:

Core Courses for Early Childhood, Middle Level, and Secondary Levels

MAT 5703 Technology for Teaching and Learning
MAT 6503 Classroom and Behavioral Management
MAT 6043 Principles and Theories of Learning
MAT 6003 Educational Research
MAT 6053 The At-Risk Child in the School Environment
MAT 6403 Social, Historical, and Legal Factors in Education

P-4 Track

MAEC 6213 Early Childhood Curriculum for Young Children  
MAEC 6033 Principles of Child Development and Classroom Management
MAEC 6163 Instruction and Assessment for Diverse Learners
MAEC 6323 Diagnostic Literacy Instruction and Interventions
MAEC 6806 Internship (all coursework in program must be completed to enroll in MAEC 6806)

Middle/Secondary Track

MAMS 5333 Teaching Literacy in the Content Areas
MAMS 6303 Models of Teaching
MAMS 6063 Educational Assessment
MAMS 5303 Middle School Philosophy and Organization
MAMS 6806 Internship (all coursework in program must be completed to enroll in MAMS 6806)

Extra courses required by Arkansas State Department for licensure purposes:

Arkansas History (P-4, Middle Level, and Secondary social studies majors)

A course concerning Principles/Practices of Reading/Writing (P-4 and Middle Level)

A Human Development Course based on the major (Middle Level or Secondary Level)