The statements set forth in this catalog are for informational purposes only and should not be construed as the basis of a contract between a student and this institution. While the provisions of the catalog will ordinarily be applied as stated, Augusta University reserves the right to change any provision listed in this catalog, including but not limited to academic requirements for graduation, without actual notice to individual students. Reasonable effort will be made to keep students advised of any such changes. It is especially important that students note that it is their responsibility to keep themselves apprised of current graduation requirements for their particular degree program.
The Integrated Master of Arts in Teaching (IMAT) program is a high impact, high quality, program designed to generate student desire to attain 6-12 teacher certification and to recruit highly qualified undergraduate STEM majors for the teaching profession. Graduates will earn a Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Physics AND a Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) through a streamlined program.
Core Curriculum Areas A‑E (with Overlay Areas I, II, and III): 42
To be chosen with the assistance of the student’s faculty advisor.
Physical Education: 4
IMAT Degree: 39
Successful application to the IMAT degree must be completed before enrollment in any graduate classes is allowed. A 2.75 overall GPA is required for application and a graduate GPA of 3.0 must be maintained throughout the graduate program.
EDTD - 6364 Integrated Curriculum: 3
EDTD - 6491 Classroom Management: 3
EDTD - 6432 Multicultural Education: 3
EDTD - 6225 Reading Across Curriculum: 3
EDTD - 6381 or EDUC 6040 Assessment Course: 3
EDUC - 6020 Foundations Course: 3
EDTD - 6251 Best Practices in Science Education: 3
EDTD - 6950 Content Elective: 3
EDTD - Electives (3) selected with MAT advisor: 9
EDTD - 6910 Practicum: 6
Total hours for IMAT degree program: 154
Satisfactory Physics Oral Exam Departmental Requirement
Scaled score of 135 or higher on ETS Major Field Test