Follow us on Facebook
Twitter
Current Students
Prospective Students
Faculty & Staff
Alumni
EmailEmail  PrintPrint  a a a

Master of Education
Curriculum & Instruction

 

For:

Certified teachers with a desire to develop a deeper and broader knowledge of curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment. Candidates admitted to the M.Ed. degree in Curriculum & Instruction must possess a Georgia professional T-4 certificate.

How You Learn:

This is a hybrid cohort program. During your core classes, for five nights out of each 8 week course, class will be held from 5:45 p.m to 8:45 p.m. These class meetings will be supplemented by additional online activities which may include assignments, materials, discussion threads, assessments and/or group activities done electronically outside of class. You will finish one course every 8 weeks. Following this schedule, the program can be completed in less than 2 years. Students must report a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants with a GPA lower than 3.0 may be considered for provisional admission. Any student provisionally admitted must take the 1-credit Scholarly Writing course during the semester before taking any Master’s level courses.

Career Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program students will have earned a Master of Education degree in Curriculum & Instruction. Recommendation for a Service (S) certificate P-12 requires a passing score on the Curriculum and Instruction GACE.

Degree Requirements:

Advanced Professional Knowledge:

Course #

Title

Hours

EDU 603

Best Practices in Teaching and Learning

3

EDU 614

Program Planning

3

EDU 620

Applying Technologies for Effective Instruction

3

EDU 623

Educational Assessment and Decision-Making

3

EDU 624

Collaborative Classrooms through Social Emotional Learning

3

EDU 613

Curriculum Design and Development for Student Achievement

3

EDU 688

Human Growth and Development

3

EDU 622

Current Issues & Trends in Education

3

 

Hours:

24

Research and Inquiry Skills:

Course #

Title

Hours

EDU 610

Educational Research

3

EDU 612

Teacher as a Researcher

3

 

Hours:

6

Professional and Ethical Practice:

Course #

Title

Hours

EDU 601

Orientation to Advanced Programs in Education

0

EDU 611

Leading a Professional Learning Community

3

 

Advanced Graduate Professional Dispositions

0

EDU 629

Instruction and Curriculum Capstone Portfolio

0

 

Hours:

3

 

Total Program Hours:

33

Note:

This course outline is tentative and is subject to change. Courses may be offered in a different order than outlined above.

Education that Engages... Empowers... TRANSFORMS

nimblecmsan NTS product