Political Science, MAT
Master Of Arts For Teachers
What you study
The IU Online Master of Arts for Teachers in Political Science combines coursework in education and political science to prepare you to be a dual-credit instructor at the high school and community college levels.
The political science component of the program covers major political figures, philosophies, and movements throughout history and how they relate to the political events of today.
The educational component of the program covers instruction and curriculum, assessment, diversity and inclusive teaching, and research. Learn how to apply the science and art of teaching to college-level instruction.
How you benefit
Gain advanced knowledge of the subfields of political science (and the central questions they address) so that you can teach students to critically evaluate political institutions, analysis, and schools of thought. Gain a crucial understanding of American political institutions and behaviors in comparison to political climates around the world.
This 100 percent online, consortial program is taught by IU Bloomington, IU East, IU Kokomo, IU Northwest, IU South Bend, and IU Southeast.