University of Northern Colorado

Education MaT – Curriculum Studies Emphasis



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Education MaT Curriculum Studies Emphasis

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Teaching: Curriculum Studies Emphasis is a degree offered online through the UNC's Extended Campus. The degree provides experienced practitioners with knowledge, abilities, and dispositions needed to scaffold their own professional development toward a vision of accomplished practice.

Candidates in this program analyze contemporary practices and theories relating to knowledge acquisition as a means of enhancing student learning and the curriculum development process within school systems. Three abilities are emphasized throughout the program: critical reflections, systematic inquiry, and collaboration.

This program emphasis provides opportunities to develop an in-depth understanding of content-specific pedagogy, the curriculum development process, teacher research, and research-informed approaches to teaching and learning.

With our wide mix of online programs for educators, you can personalize this program with elective coursework options in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education, Educational Technology, English Education, Literacy, Special Education or TESOL.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 520

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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