Sample Program Schedules

The sample schedules below should be used as an example. Contact the MAT and MAT-TESOL Programs Office to discuss your specific course schedule. Graduate courses cannot be taken out of sequence.

MAT Progressive Degree Sample Schedule

During your undergraduate junior year:

  1. Apply to MAT Progressive Degree (you should have between 64-96 units completed at USC)
  2. Satisfy the basic skill requirement by one of the qualifying methods
  3. Complete your certificate of clearance
  4. Take your education minor courses (if applicable)
  Summer Fall Spring
Senior Year EDUC 670 (3)
EDUC 671* (3)
EDUC 672✝︎ (3)

Total Units: 6 or 9

Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)

Total Units: 16

Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)

Total Units: 16

Graduate Year Complete TB Test EDUC 673 (4)
EDUC 674 (3)
EDUC 675 Multiple Subject (3)

OR

EDUC 676 Single Subject (3)

Total Units: 10

EDUC 677 (4)
EDUC 678 (2)
EDUC 679✝︎ (2)

Total Units: 6 or 8

*If you complete EDUC 422 as part of the Education and Society Undergraduate minor, you can waive out of EDUC 671
✝︎ If you complete EDUC 423 as part of the Education and Society Undergraduate minor, you can waive out of EDUC 672 and EDUC 679

MAT-TESOL Progressive Degree Sample Schedule

During your undergraduate junior year:

  1. Apply to MAT- TESOL Progressive Degree (you should have between 64-96 units completed at USC)
  2. If you will enroll in the credential track of the MAT-TESOL program, satisfy the basic skill requirement by one of the qualifying methods

  3. Complete your certificate of clearance
  4. Take your education minor courses (if applicable)
  Fall Spring
Senior Year Complete TB Test
EDUC 656 (3)
EDUC 526 (3)
EDUC 521 (3)
Undergraduate Course (4)

Total Units: 13

Undergraduate Course (4)
Undergraduate Course (4)
EDUC 639* (4)
EDUC 655✝︎ (4)
EDUC 660A (2) (credential track only)

Total Units: 16 or 18 units

Graduate Year 1 EDUC 649 (4)
EDUC 596 (3)
EDUC 660B (2) (credential track only)

Total Units: 7 or 9

* If you complete EDUC 412 as part of the Multilingualism and Multiculturalism undergraduate minor, you can waive out of EDUC 639
✝︎ If you complete EDUC 411 as part of the Multilingualism and Multiculturalism undergraduate minor, you can waive out of EDUC 655