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Five-Year Integrated Bachelor and Master of Arts in Teaching Program (MAT)

Students will be able to complete a program of student leading to the conferral of a Bachelor degree in their chosen field along with a Minor in Education which qualifies them to apply for the Chaminade Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program. Successful completion of the Minor in Education allows students to have up to 3 of the required MAT graduate program courses waived enabling a student to complete the MAT program and be recommended for a teaching license in as little as one year. Note: Students must have a grade of B or higher in order to have any of the graduate courses waived. They also must have taken and passed EDUC 630.

We are providing you with this notice pursuant to 34 C.F.R. 668.43 to inform you that Chaminade University of Honolulu has not made a determination as to whether the curriculum of this program leads to licensure in states outside of the State of Hawaii. If you plan to obtain your license in a state other than the State of Hawaii, please inquire with your state’s licensing agency for curriculum requirements for licensure. You can go to this website NC-SARA Professional Licensure Directory, click on your intended professional licensure, then look for your state and click on their website for more information on the requirements for your professional licensure.

If you are interested in having Chaminade University of Honolulu provide you with a recommendation for licensure in the State of Hawaii only, you must complete your student teaching at a school within the State of Hawaii.