Master of Education Program Requirements

The Master of Education (EdM) requires a minimum of 34 total credits of coursework in the following sections of the program:

Introduction to the Program (1 credit)

  • T&L 565 Introduction to Scholarly Inquiry (1 credit)

Foundational Core (6 credits)

  • EdAd 507 Social Foundations of Education (3 credits)
  • EdPsy 502 Theoretical Foundations of Learning & Instruction (3 credits)

Program Concentration Options (minimum total of 21 credits):

  • English Language Learners (ELL) *
  • ML Math *
  • Reading *
  • Special Education (SpEd) *
  • Curriculum and Instruction (may use ProTeach Professional Certification in this concentration)

* Students may pursue their endorsement in these areas if desired through completion of specific courses.

Research (6 credits to be taken in order)

  • EdPsy 505 Research Methods (3 credits)
  • T&L 702 Final Independent Research Project (3 credits)

2013 Master of Education Handbook (PDF)