This provides an opportunity for students to earn a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in psychology through the Harriot College of Arts and Sciences along with a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree and teacher certification in elementary education through the College of Education. Students can complete the BA/MAT in five years or less. Students who are completing the BA degree over four years may make an application to the program during their junior year or the fall semester of the senior year. Students who are seeking admission to the program while completing the accelerated three-year BA program in psychology should apply when they complete approximately 75 hours of coursework. Interested students should consult the ECU Graduate catalog and the MAT program coordinator in the College of Education for more information.