The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction program is designed for candidates who already hold a valid teaching certification (level 4 or higher Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate, leadership certificate, service field certificate, or Life certificate. The Certificate of Eligibility will not be accepted.) and wish an advanced graduate degree and S-5 certification. The program consists of 36 semester hours. All content coursework will reflect existing certification areas. There will be field assignments required to be completed in each education course in the program. Candidates will be expected to complete an electronic portfolio in addition to the M.Ed. coursework to demonstrate their ability with the conceptual framework principles of the College of Education.
Financial aid is available. Graduate students use the standard application process for federal aid, scholarships, and the HOPE Scholarship Programs (if applicable). As a graduate student, you may qualify for scholarships, loans, and employment. Graduate Assistantship (GA) positions are offered to selected full-time graduate students to assist with general departmental/programmatic needs. The typical standard hourly rate for graduate assistants is currently $8.00. As part of the GA package, students also pay a reduced tuition rate of $25 per semester (plus all student fees).
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction is designed for candidates who hold a valid teaching certificate and seek an advanced graduate degree. All content coursework will reflect existing certification areas. Minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited program and an accredited college or university