Admission Requirements

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program is open to those who have earned Single Subject, Multiple Subject, or Education Specialist credentials from the State of California since 2003. Teachers who have earned credentials from other states but who are qualified by the California Teaching Commission to teach in California may also apply.  For further information, please visit:                           



Laurie Edwards, Program Director                         

(925) 631-8031 


Cyndie Paul, Program Assistant                                 

(925) 631-4724 



To Apply:

If you completed your teaching credential at Saint Mary's College, please:

  • Complete a Pre-Enrollment form

If you completed your teaching credential elsewhere, please:

  • Complete the online application form found at the bottom of the page here