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Curriculum Specialist

Appalachian State University

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12 months
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925 USD/credit
925 USD/credit
266 USD/credit
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Increase your impact as an educator and take your career further with Appalachian State University’s Curriculum Specialist graduate degree program.

Overview

This flexible Appalachian State University’s Curriculum Specialist graduate degree program is designed for practitioners who wish to increase their knowledge and skills necessary to develop a school culture that values diversity and promotes high expectations and achievement for all.

Your studies in the Curriculum Specialist graduate degree program will prepare you to become a curriculum instructional specialist whose primary concern is the improvement of learning opportunities through instructional leadership in curriculum development, instruction and staff development.

What Does a Career as a Curriculum Specialist Look Like?

Curriculum specialists develop instructional material, coordinate educational content, and incorporate current technology as they provide guidelines to educators and instructors for developing curricula and conducting courses.

Curriculum specialists typically:

  • Observe teaching staff and recommend changes that could strengthen teaching skills.
  • Plan and conduct teacher training programs and conferences covering new classroom procedures, instructional materials, equipment, and teaching aids.
  • Interpret and enforce provisions of state education codes, rules and regulations of state education boards.
  • Conduct or participate in workshops, committees, and conferences designed to promote the advancement of learning strategies.
  • Advise teaching and administrative staff in curriculum development, use of materials and equipment, and implementation of state and federal programs and procedures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Diversity
  • Supervision of Instruction
  • Connecting Learners and Subject Matter
  • Curriculum Planning
  • Product of Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
3.4
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.
79
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
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Valid North Carolina “A” level teaching license or equivalent from another state
  • Completed online application to graduate school
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts must be submitted showing any completed degrees and transcripts showing any coursework completed at institutions other than Appalachian in the last five years
  • Resume (uploaded as part of the online application)
  • Three references

Tuition Fee

  • International

    925 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    925 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    266 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 266 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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