MAT 540 Internship in the Certification Area: English, History/Social Studies, Mathematics, Modern Language, Science, and Special Education.
Sixteen week, full-time internship in assigned public school classroom, supervised by certified teacher. Gradual assumption of full responsibility for classroom. Some certification areas must complete placements at two levels. In accordance with CT law, districts may require criminal background and/or DCF child abuse and neglect registry checks to participate in the field experiences in this class. Students are required to follow the background check policies of the district in which they are placed and are responsible for all associated fees. CCSU is not responsible for district policies.
Admission to the M.A.T. program and MAT 530
, MAT 531, MAT 532
, MAT 533
, MAT 534
, and MAT 539 (all with grades of C or higher); a minimum GPA of 3.00; and permission of department chair.