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Missed your Marygrove MAT application deadline? Think again.

Posted by Marygrove MAT on Aug 31, 2012 1:57:00 PM

ClockIf you’ve lost track of your time this summer (like we have), there’s good news for you: Marygrove has extended application and registration dates for our Master in the Art of Teaching online program.

Maybe you need to renew your certification. Maybe you simply wish to invest in your own professional development and enhance your curriculum at the same time. Whatever your needs are, our program has been custom-tailored to fit them!


  • Renew your certification online—at your pace & on your schedule (you have 6 years to complete your degree!)
  • Augment your pay scale & invest in your own professional development
  • Enroll with a simple & completely free online application
  • Enhance your own classroom with forward-thinking curriculum ideas you can use right away

New Extended Deadlines!

Classes Start Sept. 4, 2012, so call a Recruitment Counselor today at 855-628-6279 or email


Tags: Master in the Art of Teaching, Master in the Art of Teaching Degree, MAT Program, MAT Application, Marygrove College Master in the Art of Teaching

How long, and How much?

Posted by Dreu Adams on Jul 26, 2011 10:48:00 AM

Marygrove MAT education costsTwo little questions that we’ve come to expect when our students are weighing their options for a MAT program.

Each Marygrove MAT program requires five terms, or less than two consecutive years to complete. In fact, 88 percent of our students achieve graduation just under the two-year mark. That’s pretty remarkable. We also require you to complete the program within six years…or within 2,189 days, if that is more motivating to you.

Every course in the program is seven weeks long, with a week break in between. Students will take two courses per semester, completing one course at a time. Our MAT courses are offered in lock-step format, that is, all students are in the same core courses in the same order. Before students begin work on a given course, they must have completed the previous one in the sequence. The lock-step approach fosters greater collegiality and networking with peers, since everyone is on the same page in the process.

What it will cost you.
We believe that the Marygrove MAT program is a smart investment in your career– and your future– which is hard to put a price tag on these days. However, you can expect to pay roughly $12,600 in tuition for our 30-credit program. That’s $420 per credit hour, which, by comparison is very reasonable for an advanced degree. We’ll even give you a five percent group discount for applying with at least four other students!

We also have a Tuition Management Systems plan that makes fitting payments into your budget much easier. Call our help line toll-free at 855-MATMARYGROVE or sign up for the plan at

A student services administrative fee of $90 will be assessed per semester, but it costs you absolutely nothing to fill out an application. Learn more about the three-step application process.

Apply for the Marygrove MAT

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