The department of Education Studies offers graduate programs leading to the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in both Elementary Education and Secondary Education, as well as a Master of Arts (A.M.) in Urban Education Policy. 

The two M.A.T programs are Certification eligible for Rhode Island state teacher certification in elementary (grades 1-6) or secondary education (grades 7-12). Rhode Island is a member of the Interstate Certification Compact (ICC), which has reciprocal agreements with 44 states.

For more information on M.A.T. admission, program requirements, and state certification requirements, please visit the following website:

For more information on the A.M. in Urban Education Policy admission and program requirements, please visit the following website: