Master of Science in Education

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The Master of Science in Education - Curriculum and Instruction is targeted to individuals who wish to further their knowledge and skills in the field of education. Students can complete the Master of Science in Education in our Accelerated or Regular format. Both formats are offered entirely online.

Degree format options:


Complete this 36-credit-hour accelerated online program in as little as 19 months as part of a collaborative and supportive community of learners who are working toward the same goal. The accelerated format combines eight-week and four-week courses that are sequenced with a full-time teacher's schedule in mind.
Registration is completed by our Graduate Programs Office.


This flexible 36-credit-hour online program can be completed at a more flexible pace by taking the core Curriculum and Instruction courses and selecting program electives that meet your needs and interests. Regular online students can begin taking courses any session offered. Registration is completed by the student.


Program Requirements:

EDUC 600  Sociology of Education (3)
EDUC 601  Study Design and Data Collection (3)
EDUC 602  Statistical Methods and Data Analysis (3)
EDUC 605  Cognition and Learning
EDUC 612* Technology and Mediated Instruction (3)
EDUC 621  Curriculum Development
EDUC 623 Assessment of Instruction (3)

*To be completed within first summer semester.

We encourage students to use their graduate program of study to choose their courses to support their personal interest and professional growth. Beyond the required hours in education, they will select from a rotation of 500 level courses.

*Accelerated format students, electives are embedded within their course rotation.