Master of Arts in Teaching with a concentration in Business Education (MAT)


The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) in Business Education is designed for college graduates who have earned a bachelor’s degree in a business discipline and want to become licensed Business Teachers. Students completing this degree are licensed by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction to teach business education courses in grades 7 to 12. The degree enables candidates to develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to become excellent instructors at both the secondary and post-secondary levels. In addition to pursuing careers in public education, graduates of the MAT in Business Education have the opportunity to seek positions in the workplace as business trainers.

All Teacher Education programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)-formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. As part of the College of Business and Economics, the undergraduate program in Business Education is accredited by AACSB International. 

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•    MAT-BE Degree Requirements
•    Teacher Education Program
•    Important Information and Links

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For more information, contact the Department of Business of Education
324 Merrick Hall, (336) 334-7657,