Internship in the Certification Area: English, History/Social Studies, Mathematics, Modern Language, Science and Special Education. Spring Prereq.: Admission to the M.A.T. program and MAT 530, 531, 532, 533, 534, and 539 (all with grades of C or higher); a minimum GPA of 3.00; and permission of department chair. Coreq.: MAT 541. Sixteen week, full-time internship in assigned public school classroom, supervised by certified teacher. Gradual assumption of full responsibility for classroom. Some certification areas must complete placements at two levels. CT law requires fingerprinting and a criminal background check for the field experiences in this class. Fingerprinting must be completed prior to the beginning of class.