Practitioners continue to face increasing expectations for ensuring that learners have appropriate content-rich experiences in multiple disciplines and that these experiences positively impact learner achievement.
The mission of the Curriculum and Instruction Program is to improve the ability of practitioners to support all learners through development of expertise in pertinent content areas and appropriate instructional pedagogy.
The NLU master's and certificate of advanced study in Curriculum and Instruction are designed for certified teachers and qualified non-certified preK-12 educational professionals who want to expand their skills and understandings in one of the following concentrations:
* ESL/Bilingual Education
* Personalized Option
* Health Education
* School Nurse
* Science Education
* Social Studies Education
* Teaching for Conceptual Integration
Please note that each concentration has the same core requirements. For a complete list of courses, please view the C&I Curriculum as well as the curriculum for your chosen concentration.
National-Louis University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60606. For more information on The Higher Learning Commission, click here. National College of Education meets all twenty standards of the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education. The College of Management and Business has earned professional accreditation from the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education. Selected programs in the National College of Education are approved by the Illinois State Board of Education for certification of education professionals.