Shawnee State University

Master of Education - Curriculum and Instruction


940 2nd St

Portsmouth, OH 45662

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education - Curriculum and Instruction

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Shawnee State University Online Campus is a great choice if you are a teacher looking for an administrative pathway. With this degree, you could improve your excellence in the classroom or move into an administrative position. Our student-centered faculty will provide you with personal attention throughout your online coursework.

In the curriculum and instruction master’s degree, you will study a variety of topics related to the field. Graduate education core classes include cognitive and motivational theories, technology integration in learning, philosophy of professional ethics, educational data analysis, and educational research. Then, your curriculum and instruction specialty coursework covers principles of curriculum theory, curriculum planning and implementation, advanced assessment, critical studies in multicultural education, and teachers as leaders. Finally, your capstone experience hones your individual interests in either National Board Certification or research and practice.

Shawnee State’s online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). With your degree, you can work as an educational consultant, instructional coach, curriculum designer, instructional designer, academic director, vice principal, and education program specialist. Your skills will apply to many fields, including schools, colleges, private corporations, healthcare, and business.


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Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

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