Rutgers University–Camden offers a number of graduate degree options for those seeking to become a teacher and for those teachers who wish to further their education by pursuing and advanced degree or certificate.

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) provides students with a professional and practical foundation in pedagogy, classroom practices, and theory. The program aligns with the NJ Department of Education code requirements and provides students with an academic year (Fall and Spring) placement in a South Jersey school for hands-on practical learning experiences.

Students will come away with a solid theoretical background in educational practice, a comprehensive picture of diversity and inclusion and its important role in classrooms and schools, a clear understanding of best clinical practices, and an appreciation of professional practices and responsibilities.