Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
The Department of Teacher Education and Administration offers a Master of Education with a major in Curriculum and Instruction. The Master of Education degree with a major in Curriculum and Instruction is designed to enhance the knowledge and expertise of educators, combining theoretical perspectives and research-based practice with multiple opportunities for field-based projects and action research. Its goal is to support educators as they assume leadership roles at the campus and district levels, or to prepare them for further graduate studies.
Benefits of this Program
- Earn a Master's Degree - online courses offered every semester!
- Increase your options and competitive edge in the workforce with your completion of the specializations of the degree program.
Worried that your busy lifestyle will get in the way of making your career goals a reality?
Our online program is the solution.
- Convenient. Earn a Master's Degree online!
- Affordable. A 3-hour course costs approximately $1,424.45. The Department of Teacher Education and Administration provides graduate assistantships on a competitive basis to full-time graduate students.
- Flexible. Log in any time and from any place. Online courses allow you to set your own schedule.
- Adaptable. Working full time as an educator? Take courses in the summer months and 2 courses each fall and spring to graduate on time.
- Respected. Alumni of UNT's Teacher Education and Administration department are provided with the knowledge and skills to become leaders in their field.
How does this program advance my career? This program is a perfect fit for:
- The Master of Education with a major in curriculum and instruction is designed to enhance the knowledge and expertise of practicing teachers, combining theoretical perspectives and research-based practice with multiple opportunities for field-based projects and action research. Its goal is to support teachers as they assume leadership roles at the campus and district levels.
- The program includes course work related to curriculum and instruction in one or more academic resource areas, such as mathematics education, content area teaching, literacy education, early childhood studies, school administration, gifted and talented education, technology, diversity, English as a second language (ESL), bilingual education, counseling, and special education.
How does it work?
- The 30-hour Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction requires four departmental core courses (12 hours), and four courses (12 hours) within the specialization area and six hours of electives (selected in consultation with advisor).
- Online course schedule rotates throughout fall, summer, and spring with many courses offered each semester -- allowing you to easily fit the courses offered to your personal schedule.
- There are five specializations for you to choose: Bilingual Education, ESL Education, Literacy Education, Mathematics Education, Educational Leadership.
U.S. News and World Report ranked the College of Education 4th in the nation for Best Online Graduate Education Programs.