Oct 15, 2019  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

Bachelor of Arts with a major in English and a concentration in Literature and an Integrated Master of Arts in Teaching (IMAT)


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Program Overview

The Integrated Master of Arts in Teaching (IMAT) program is designed to recruit highly qualified undergraduate English majors for the teaching profession. This streamlined program allows students to complete a BA in English and a Master of Arts in Teaching on an accelerated schedule. Students complete graduate and undergraduate course work in both English and Education and acquire valuable classroom experience through field placements and a teaching apprenticeship. Successful completion of the program qualifies graduates to teach English in Georgia public secondary schools.

https://www.augusta.edu/pamplin/english-foreign-languages/stc.php

Program Coordinator
Rhonda Armstrong, PhD
706-737-1500
efl@augusta.edu
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website. https://www.augusta.edu/admissions/

Progression and Graduation Requirements
  • Courses completed for Area C of the Core Curriculum cannot be duplicated in Area F.
  • A grade of C or better is required in all Major Concentration courses.
  • English post-baccalaureate initial certification students must submit an exit portfolio acceptable to the appropriate portfolio committee to complete their English requirements.

Core Area A-E: 42 Hours


For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Pre-1500 Literature: 3 Hours


Choose one upper level course from the following:

1500-1800 Literature: 3 Hours


Choose one upper level course from the following:

American Minority:


At least one of the courses taken to satisfy the above requirement must include american minority and selected from the following:

English Course: 3 Hours


Upper Division Electives: 12 Hours


A grade of C or better is required in all Upper Division Elective courses.

Total Hours for the Degree: 153-154 Hours


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