About Our Department

Clarkson Masters of Arts in Teaching Boot Camp

The Clarkson Master of Arts in Teaching program is a nationally recognized program of excellence. We have a 100% job placement rate for graduates and feature a unique full year teaching internship period. The internship puts you in the setting where you will learn, through a mentored experience, how to be an effective classroom teacher.

As an undergraduate you receive advising to ensure you are working toward all the requirements for degree acceptance. The Clarkson MAT program also has a dedicated career consultant who works with every student to ensure success in the job market. Our alumni constantly rave about our program and have even been recognized by President Obama.

For detailed information on our measures of success, please see Education Department Public Information.

Department Spotlight


Clarkson has been awarded a five-year $2.52 million grant from the National Professional Development Program through the U. S. Department of Education's Office of English Language Acquisition, which will be used to support a professional development and research project called "Advancing Language and Literacy for English Learners". Read more.