Paying for Graduate School | MAT Programs
Interested in becoming a teacher but not sure how to finance your new career? Find resources that will help you reach your goals.
Programs for Working Adults
Are you currently working for a school district, educational service district, or other employment? If so, Pacific University’s Master of Arts in Teaching hybrid programs are built for you. You can continue in your job while completing your education and licensure requirements. Your current income is not affected.
Scholarship opportunities are available at Pacific and from outside sources.
Pacific University School of Learning and Teaching Dean’s Scholarships
Candidates applying for graduate teacher education programs are eligible. Dean's Scholarships based on academic ability, qualities as a future educator, and financial need. Scholarships for underrepresented persons also fall under the Dean’s Scholarships umbrella.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application.
School District tuition reimbursement— Contact your district directly.
Federal Loan Forgiveness Program
Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program for Teachers
Oregon Teacher Scholars scholarship — for any racially or linguistically diverse candidates going into teaching.