Bard College: New York Campus — Master of Arts in Teaching Program
- Program Type:
- Coverdell Fellows
- Master of Arts in Teaching Program
- Degrees Awarded:
- Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
- Admissions Deadlines:
Priority Deadline: March 1, 2015
Final Deadline: April 30, 2015
- Admissions Cycle:
October-April 30, 2015
- Program Start:
- June 3, 2015
- Program Founded:
- February, 2013
Application fee is waived for all Coverdell Fellow applicants. Fellows selected for the program will receive at least 30% tuition remission, a financial aid package amounting to $12,636.
One-year Program: $42,120
Tuition for Coverdell Fellows: $29,484
Two-year Program (year one): $21,064
Tuition for Coverdell Fellows: $14,745
*tuition figures are based on the 2014 rates and are subject to change.
Registration Fee: $100
Enrollment Deposit: $500
Facilities Fee: $150
Graduation Fee: $120
Health Insurance: TBD
On-Campus Housing: @$790 per month
Other fees: New York State Education Department fees for certification exams, workshops, and assessments.
The Bard MAT offers advanced graduate study in the academic disciplines and pedagogy, public school residencies, close faculty mentoring, and a focus on the teaching of subject matter content to adolescent learners. Programs are offered in literature, history, mathematics, and biology. One and two-year program options available.
Program applicants must have a BA degree from an accredited liberal arts institution with a major (or the equivalent) in the discipline they intend to study at Bard. Students are accepted based on academic achievement, letters of recommendation, and professional goals.
Three letters of recommendation
Verification of Peace Corps Service
Applications submitted by the priority deadline are processed in the initial priority cycle. Applications received after the priority deadline are reviewed weekly, on a rolling basis, until the final application deadline or until the cohorts are filled.
For inquiries about Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program, call 855.855.1961 x1440.
Master of Arts in Teaching Program
Master of Arts in Teaching Program Bard College P.O. Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, New York 12504
- 845-758-7151 or 1-800-460-3243
If you have questions, please contact:
Assistant Director for Admission and Student Affairs