McDaniel College

Graduate and Professional Studies

Curriculum and Instruction


2 College Hill

Westminster, MD 21157

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.-Curriculum and Instruction

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The McDaniel College Curriculum and Instruction program engages teachers and staff developers in designing, implementing, and evaluating curricula. Current theories, research, and technology are applied to the improvement of the learning process at all levels from Pre-K through college. A critical program objective is to assist teachers in making practical applications of recent educational research in their actual classroom practice. Candidates may select focus areas in *Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction, Adaptations for Special Needs, *Computer Applications in the Instructional Process, *Teaching Strategies for Students with Limited English Proficiency, or in the content areas. *Some courses could count for Maryland course count certification in these areas. Program Features * Couples a solid foundation in the key issues of curricular development with flexible requirements that enable students to pursue individual interests. * May be completed at several off-campus locations, including locations in Prince George's County, and Southern Maryland. Note that special cohort groups are frequently formed in cooperation with counties such as Anne Arundel, Cecil, Harford, Howard and Montgomery Counties. Contact Leslie Simpson for information on current cohort opportunities. * Offers courses at times convenient for working adults.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 34.5

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 430.00 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—Liberal Arts

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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