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We are now accepting applications for the class of 2021. The program begins on June 1, 2020.

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Application Process

Step 1: Check that you are eligible for the MAT program. If you have questions about your eligibility, please contact the MAT office at mat@amnh.org.

Step 2: Create an online account with a user name and password. Retain this information to access the account throughout the application process.

Step 3: Complete the online application by January 31, 2020. Please make sure all the requirements have been met so that your application can proceed to the next step:

  • Personal, professional, academic information
  • Short answer questions
  • Statement of educational goals and intent
  • Three letters of recommendation*
  • Official transcripts from all universities and professional schools attended*
  • Score report from the GRE General Exam (GRE program code: 7802)*
  • Current resume
  • Signed agreement to seek employment as a teacher in a high-needs public school
  • Application fee of $50 (non-refundable)

*Official deadline for transcripts, letters of recommendation, and unofficial GRE scores is February 15. Deadline for official GRE test scores is March 15.

Step 4: Admissions interviews will be held in February and March for candidates selected for an interview.

Step 5: Notification of admissions decisions will be sent in March and April. Students in the Class of 2021 will begin the program on June 1, 2020