Overview

All students in the M.A. in Education 3+2 program will complete the same coursework until their fifth year of classes. From there, students in each emphasis will take several different courses designed to create an area-specific skillset.

MATH 140 College Algebra
SCI 110 Habitable Planet 4
ENG 102 Academic Writing (GE) 3
EDUC 102 Learning and Teaching 3
SCI 111 Nature of Science 1
Social Sciences Elective 3
TOTAL 17

Social Sciences GE
SCI 120 Living Planet
Social Sciences Elective (GE)
COM 202 Academic Writing and Inquiry (GE)
Humanities GE
TOTAL 16

 

MATH 221 Foundations of Mathematics for Teaching 3
Specialization Elective 3
Social Sciences Elective (GE) 3
EDUC 202 Education and Schooling in the U.S. 3
English Elective 3
TOTAL 15

MATH 222 Foundations of Teaching for Mathematics II 3
SCI 210 Dynamic Planet 4
Specialization Elective 3
EDUC 210 Science Methods for Elementary Teachers 1
Social Sciences Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Humanities GE 3
MATH 323 Foundations of Mathematics for Teaching III 3
Specialization Elective 3
EDUC 316 Introduction to Language Acquisition for Linguistically Diverse Students 3
Specialization Elective 3
TOTAL 15

Specialization Elective 3
Humanities GE 3
English Elective 3
EDUC 340 Application of Pedagogy and Practice 3
Specialization Elective 3
TOTAL 15

EDUC 405 Data-Driven Instructional Practices 3
EDUC 600 Foundations of Literacy Development 3
EDUC 604 Learning Environments 3
EDUC 619 Elementary Student Teaching 3
EDUC 628 Pedagogies for English Learners 3
TOTAL 15

EDUC 601 Methods and Strategies of Effective Reading Instruction 3
EDUC 613 Methods and Strategies of Effective Mathematics Instruction 3
EDUC 619 Elementary Student Teaching 3
EDUC 417 Teaching and Assessing Writing with the Linguistically Diverse Student in Mind 3
TOTAL 12

Year Five K-12 Online Teacher Leadership

EDUC 621 Creating Effective Online Learning Environments 3
EDUC 622 Using Data to Plan for Online Learning and Targeted Interventions 3
EDUC 680 Research and Critical Inquiry for Leaders 4
TOTAL 10

EDUC 618 Linguistically Diverse Student Teaching 3
EDUC 623 Designing and Delivering Effective Online Instruction 3
EDUC 693 Capstone 3
EDUC 600 Elective 3
TOTAL 12

Year Five Reading Leadership

EDUC 680 Research and Critical Inquiry for Leaders 4
EDUC 685 Assessing, Evaluating and Instructing At-Risk and Struggling Readers 3
EDUC 687 School-Wide Comprehensive Literacy Program Development 2
EDUC 600 Elective 3
TOTAL 12

EDUC 693 Capstone 3
EDUC 618 Linguistically Diverse Student Teaching 3
EDUC 684 Materials and Motivation for Reading 2
EDUC 686 Literacy Coaching and Mentoring 2
TOTAL 10

Year Five Teacher Leadership

EDUC 680 Research and Critical Inquiry for Leaders 4
EDUC 681 Instructional Program Development and Evaluation 3
EDUC 682 Shaping School Systems 3
TOTAL 10

EDUC 693 Capstone 3
EDUC 618 Linguistically Diverse Student Teaching 3
EDUC 696 Engaging External Stakeholders 3
EDUC 600 Elective 3
TOTAL 12