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Please follow the process below to apply for ExCEL

"All ExCEL Applicants will be required to select Summer 2018 Quarter for eligibility"

1. Please email Dr. Liz Guneratne, Director of Catholic Education Partnerships, to indicate your interest in the ExCEL Program ( or call 408-551-3525).

2. Complete and submit the MATTC Online Application Form.

3. Complete and submit an additional Statement of Purpose to

The Statement of Purpose must include:

  • Why you want to be considered for the ExCEL Program
  • Why you want to be a Catholic school teacher
  • Describe your vision of “living in community” with your teaching peers
  • Describe the impact of catholic education, your commitment to social justice and care for our common home