Program Formats and Locations

George Fox has a number of campus sites, making the education process more convenient with shorter commutes. The university provides locations in Portland, Redmond, and Salem, along with a virtual option, each site offering full support and service for MAT students.

10.5-Month MAT Portland


10.5 Months (3 semesters)

Classes held weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.*

Application Deadline

February 1 for June start

*Full-time MAT students with a single-subject focus take one weekly virtual night class during the fall semester.

Start Location
Mid-June Portland

16-Month MAT Portland, Salem, Redmond, or Virtual


16 Months (4 semesters)

  • Students are eligible for licensure after three semesters of core coursework and practicum.
  • Classes typically meet one evening per week from 6 to 10 p.m. with approximately one Saturday class per month. Occasionally an additional evening or Saturday may be required.
  • Virtual classes are taught using a delivery method in which students interact with their professors and classmates online in real time. These virtual classes meet one to two evenings per week and one Saturday per month.

Application Deadlines

December 20 for spring start

February 1 for summer start

June 1 for fall start

**One or two semesters of all part-time formats are full time in order to complete student-teaching requirements. Note: only one full-time semester is required.

Start Location
Early January Portland, Salem, Redmond, Virtual
Mid-June Portland, Redmond, Virtual
August Portland, Virtual