Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction
The Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction offers two options:
- Advanced Instructor (36 semester credit hour program) -or-
- Texas Teaching Certification (42 semester credit hour program)
Students may take courses to earn their Teacher Certificate without completing a degree program. Please visit our Texas Teacher Certificate page for more information.
All our courses are offered in online format. Fieldwork is required for internships and clinical teaching.
|EDG 6300 Curriculum Development||3|
|EDG 6301 Social and Cultural Influences||3|
|EDG 6302 Tests and Measurements||3|
|EDG 6303 Lifespan Development||3|
|EDG 6304 Applied Research||3|
|EDG 6305 Legal and Ethical Principles||3|
|EDG 6312 Learning Theories||3|
|EDG 6316 Instructional Issues||3|
|EDG 6311 Instructional Supervision||3|
|EDG 6315 Content Area Instruction||3|
|6 Hours of Electives or Completion of Certification Plan with Advisor Approval||6|
Total SCH for Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction, Advanced Instructor
EDG 5360 Teaching Internship (taken twice) -or-
Total SCH for Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction, Texas Teaching Certification
***In addition to coursework, you must complete a Comprehensive Program Review (CPR). You must apply for the Comprehensive Program Review (CPR) no later than the first day of the last semester of coursework.***
Courses/Hours same as the Advanced Instructor Option, with the addition of EDG 5360 Teaching Internship (must take twice for credit) or EDG 5660 Clinical Teaching.
- To be eligible to take EDG 5660 Clinical Teaching, you must be hired by a school district as teacher of record, and you must have completed and passed the appropriate TExES Pre-Admission Content Exam (PACT).
- To be eligible to take EDG 5360 Teaching Internship, you must have completed and passed the appropriate TExES Pre-Admission Content Exam (PACT).