Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
Total Semester Credit Hours = 30
There are several on-line and hybrid options within the M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction. Please visit the School of Education website for current information.
To be admitted to the Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction, the individual must:
- Hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
- Complete the on-line Graduate Admissions Application.
- Submit official transcripts from the undergraduate institutions attended.
- Be a certified teacher or be currently seeking certification.
- If required, send official scores (obtained within the past five years) on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
- Admission is determined based on:
- undergraduate GPA and, if necessary, satisfactory scores on the GRE in combination with the undergraduate GPA, and
- one or more of the following: a) the applicant's demonstrated commitment to his or her chosen field of study, b) socioeconomic background, c) first generation college graduate, d) multilingual proficiency, e) geographic region of residence, and f) level of responsibility in other matters including extracurricular activities, employment, community service, and family responsibilities.
Foundation Area (9 hrs.):
Major Area (9 hrs.)
Curriculum and Instruction
Specialization Area (12 hrs.)
12 hrs. of specialization course work in STEM Education, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, ELL/Bilingual Education, Reading, or in a single content area