University of Minnesota

College of Education and Human Development

Social Studies Education


Stem Cell Institute

6-125 Jackson Hall, 321 Church Street SE

Twin Cities, MN 55455

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Additional licensure in social studies education, Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction: social studies education, M.Ed./Initial licensure in social studies education;M.Ed. in curriculum and instruction: social studies education;M.A. in curriculum and instruction: social studies education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Full-time graduate students generally have opportunities to supervise student teachers, teach introductory social studies classes, and conduct and publish research with one or more faculty members. Doctoral students are required to complete a research internship with one or more of the faculty as part of their study for the degree. Graduate students are strongly encouraged to present research papers at professional conferences, specifically the National Council for the Social Studies and the American Educational Research Association.


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, Minnesota Board of Teaching, and Higher Lea

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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