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What’s the difference between a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) and a Master of Education (MEd)?

November 14, 2023

Both the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) and the Master of Education (MEd) are valuable pathways into the field of education, but they serve different purposes and cater to distinct career aspirations. While the MAT program focuses on preparing teachers for the classroom, an MEd provides a background in American pedagogy and curriculum design with the goal of graduating leaders equipped to navigate the complexities of modern education. For more detailed information, visit our blog, which explores the differences between the two degrees and spotlights the benefits of the online MEd.