Cannon-Clary College of Education
  • this is a photo of a female alumni MAET online

Master of Arts: Excellence in Teaching

Look what's just around the corner for you!

Continue your growth as a professional educator and remain in the classroom with a fully online Master of Arts: Excellence in Teaching degree. Choose courses of interest to you and to your unique situations and aspirations.

  • Now 100% online
  • Individualized degree plans
  • 20 core hours
  • 15 flexible hours
  • Multiple endorsement areas are available
  • Open to eligible candidates nationwide

This program does not require comprehensive exams but does require a valid teaching license.

Apply Now

Admission Requirements & Part B Checklist

1. Complete Online Application or application pdf.

2. Complete Part B Program Checklist.

3. Be admitted to the graduate school and the MA: ET program.

4. Counsel with the advisor for MA: ET, Dr. Clay Beason ( or 501-279-5831), or contact Susan Hawkins, Administrative Assistant ( or 501-279-4117).

Graduation Requirements

1. You must complete the 35-hour program of study.

2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 in all graduate work with no grade lower than C.

3. You may have a maximum of two C's.

4. You must complete a minimum of 29 hours of your graduate work with Harding University.

5. You must complete all requirements within eight years from the time of admission to the graduate program.

6. Complete the Petition for Graduation Form pdf the semester before you expect to graduate.

7. Complete the Online Graduation Application.

Academic Catalog and Course Schedule

Academic Catalog

For current course schedules, please see the Semester Course Schedules on the Graduate Programs home page.

Want more information about our programs?

Request Information

Or contact us directly:

Master of Arts: Excellence in Teaching

American Studies 100

Dr. Clay Beason, Director of MA: ET


Fax: 501-279-4435

Contact Us

Graduate Studies in Education is part of the College of Education


Fax: 501-279-4083

Mailing address:
Harding University
Graduate Studies in Education
Box 12261
Searcy, AR 72149-5615