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Curriculum and Instruction

The University of Texas at San Antonio

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16068 USD/year
16068 USD/year
4002 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Curriculum and Instruction program of The University of Texas at San Antonio is focused on the theoretical and practical aspects of curriculum planning, development, implementation, and evaluation in all subject fields and at all educational levels. 

Overview

Basic Degree Information/Description

The concepts of curricular innovation and teaching excellence are stressed in conjunction with expanded knowledge of content fields and applied research. Students who want to specialize in a teaching field may do so by taking courses in that field to support the Curriculum and Instruction program of The University of Texas at San Antonio. Within this concentration, a student may specialize in the supervision of instruction. 

Why pursue an MA in Education - Curriculum and Instruction?

  • Program breadth and quality: Students can choose from a variety of possibilities relating to teacher leadership in curriculum, curriculum development and administration, and specialties in curriculum focused on specific subject-matter areas.
  • Relevance to a variety of professional contexts from early childhood to middle school and secondary to higher education and other adult learning situations.

Degree Requirements

  • Thesis Option: 33 Semester Credit Hours
  • Non-Thesis Option: 36 Semester Credit Hours

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory of Curriculum and Instruction
  • Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
  • Policy and Critical Issues in Teaching
  • Research Methods
  • Critical Perspectives in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Metacognitive Learning Principles

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

33-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with 18 credit hours in field of study or in another appropriate field of study
  • Applicants without adequate preparation in education may be required to complete preparatory courses as a condition of admission
  • A completed a Graduate School application
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English along with an evaluation of the transcripts from Foreign Credentials Service of America
  • Individuals who do not meet the University-wide graduate admission GPA may be required to submit GRE scores. General GRE, may not be older than five years
  • English language proficiency test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16068 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    16068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16068 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    4002 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4002 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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