The required curriculum for the M.A. in Education K–12 comprises a 32–33 semester credit sequence of courses, including 23 semester credits of core courses and nine to ten credits in one concentration.

EDUC 606Teacher as Leader3
EDUC 611Educational Research1
EDUC 616Improving Instruction3
EDUC 730Introduction to Differentiation and Responsive Teaching3
EDUC 731Responsive Pedagogy for English Language Learners3
EDUC 732Culturally Responsive Instruction3
EDUC 756Preparing the Thesis/Action Research Project1
EDUC 790Writing the Thesis/Action Research Project 13
PSYC 635Measurement and Assessment in Education3
Select one concentration from the Concentrations tab9-10
Total Credits32-33

Classroom Management: ENVoY: Online

EDUC 745ENVoY: The 7 Gems3
EDUC 746Classroom Charisma3
EDUC 747Group Dynamics in a Healthy Classroom4
Total Credits10

Educational Leadership Concentration

The three courses in this concentrations are doctoral level.  Doctoral-level credit is earned and doctoral-level tuition is charged.  The student will discuss with the Ed.D. Enrollment Counselor course options that will best match the student's goals.

EDUC 800Historical, Cultural, and Philosophical Issues Impacting School Administration3
EDUC 805Principles of Organizational Leadership3
EDUC 810Curriculum and Instructional Management and Student Development3
Total Credits9
 

International Baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching and Learning: Online

EDUC 771Curriculum Processes3
EDUC 772Assessment and Learning3
EDUC 773Teaching and Learning3
EDUC 774Capstone1
Total Credits10

Special Education Concentration:  Online or Face-to-Face

Select 9 credits from the following:
SPED 600Characteristics of Mild-Moderate Disabilities3
SPED 620Reading Foundations3
SPED 631Responsive Instruction, Intervention, and Assessment3
SPED 641Introduction to Behavioral Methods & Mental Health for Mild to Moderate Special Needs3
Total Credits9
 

Teacher Coordinator of Work-Based Learning License: Online

EDUC 705History and Advancement of Work-Based Learning3
EDUC 707Designing School-Based Instruction for Work-Based Learning3
EDUC 709Implementing and Monitoring Work-Based Learning3
Total Credits9
 

Technology for Educators: Online

 
Select 9 credits from the following:
EDUC 711Technology Applications for K-12 Schools3
EDUC 712Technology Curriculum Integration for K-12 Schools3
EDUC 713Providing Leadership in Educational Technology for K-12 Schools2
EDUC 715Practicum for Teachers of Computers, Keyboarding, and Related Technology for K-12 Schools1
EDUC 718Methods of Online Teaching for K-123
Total Credits9
 

At times the program director is able to build a customized concentration for students. This may include courses from multiple concentrations and/or transfer work from other institutions.