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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Curriculum and Instruction, M.S.Ed.

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Coordinator: Adele Schepige


Empower educators to strengthen their knowledge, skills, and dispositions to improve their professional practices, to enhance their leadership abilities, and to improve the quality of education using creativity, innovation, and research.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Effectively use advanced content knowledge and educational technologies.
  2. Analyze data and evidence to support learning and engage in change.
  3. Apply learning theories and research in education in a variety of contexts.
  4. Demonstrate professional growth, dispositions and leadership appropriate to their field in education.

The Curriculum and Instruction, Master of Science in Education degree consists of 45 credit hours of approved graduate-level courses.

The degree has four areas:

  1. Professional Education Core (15)
  2. Curriculum and Instruction Major(18)
  3. Electives (6)
  4. Exit requirements (culminating experience) (6)

Choose One Focus Area Credits: 9

  • Dual Language/Bilingual education
  • Early Childhood education
  • Education technology
  • ESOL education
  • Language arts education
  • Literacy education
  • Math education
  • Social studies education
  • STEM education

Elective Credits: 6

Curriculum and Instruction MSEd students have 6 credits of electives. Electives are selected in consultation with the Curriculum and Instruction coordinator.

Culminating Experiences Exit Requirement

Option 2: Thesis

Total Credits: 45

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