MAT Program Formats and Locations

George Fox has a number of campus sites, making the education process more convenient with shorter commutes. In addition to its main campus located in Newberg, Oregon, the university also provides locations in Portland, Redmond, and Salem. Each site provides full support and service for MAT students.

Format

Description

Start

Location(s)

MAT Full Time*

  • 10.5 months (3 semesters)
  • Classes held weekdays between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Application deadline: February 1
  • MAT Full-time Plus ESOL and Reading applications due October 1st for those interested in beginning in January. Please contact admissions counselor for details.

Mid-June

Newberg

MAT In Your Community**

  • 16 months (4 semesters)
  • Portland and Salem*** classes meet one evening per week from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. with approximately one Saturday class per month. Redmond may meet two to three evenings per week during the fall, with typically two Saturday meetings per month.
  • Application deadline: October 1

Early January

Portland, Redmond, Salem***

MAT At Night**

  • 20 months (5 semesters)
  • Classes meet one evening per week from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. with approximately one Saturday class per month.
  • Application deadline: June 1

Late August

Portland


*Full-time format students with a single subjects focus will take one night class during the fall semester once/week at the Portland Center campus.

**The final two semesters in both the MAT In Your Community and MAT At Night formats will be full-time in order to complete student-teaching requirements.

***Single-subject candidates in the Salem cohort will be required to complete their pedagogy course at the Portland Center one to two nights a week during the fall semester of the program.

Review the MAT course work and core course descriptions.