Emporia State University

The Teachers College

Curriculum and Instruction


Campus Box 4003

1 Kellogg Circle

Emporia, KS 66801

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction (concentrations Curriculum Leadership Pre-K-12, Effective Practitioner Pre-K-12, National Board Certification Pre-K-12

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Science degree in Curriculum and Instruction concentrations prepare teachers to become staff development coordinators, curriculum specialists, practitioners, and helps prepare teachers for National Board License/licensure.  Specific concentrations are 1) Curriculum Leadership, 2) Effective Practitioner, and 3) National Board.

Admission Requirements include:

  1. Admission to graduate study by the ESU Graduate School.
  2. Official transcripts of all college course work.
  3. GPA of 3.0 on the 60 hours of college course work for those completing a master’s degree or 3.0 on the last 30 graduate hours from a previously completed master’s degree.
  4. Complete and pass the Departmental Essay.
  5. Two reference forms from supervising administrators who have had the responsibility of evaluating your academic or professional performance.
  6. Complete and sign the disposition form.



The M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction is accredited by NCATE and the Higher Learning Commision.

International Student Requirements:

For international student admissions, please visit our International Education web site.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 34

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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