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Curriculum and Instruction in Inclusive Education, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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The Curriculum and Instruction in Inclusive Education program at the State University of New York Fredonia trains teachers in the philosophy of the Responsive Education Program, which is an organized yet complex model that correlates with themes characterizing current educational reform movements. 

About

The Curriculum and Instruction in Inclusive Education program at the State University of New York Fredonia states that if you believe that all children can learn, and that they can learn best by teachers who are responsive, our program will help you put that philosophy into action in your own classroom. The Curriculum and Instruction in Inclusive Education program is open to educators who possess initial certification in one or more of the following:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Childhood Education (formerly Elementary Education)
  • Adolescence or Middle Childhood Education in English, French, Mathematics, Social Studies, Spanish, or the Sciences
  • Students with Disabilities
  • This program requires a minimum of 36 credit hours of graduate level courses.

The Fredonia Difference

The Master's in Curriculum and Instruction program is one of the largest graduate programs at Fredonia with over 100 students enrolled. Our field-based classes within the department allow students to experience what it really means to be an educator in today's world, while having the chance to work with local 'experts' on a professional level.

Career Opportunities

  • New York State public school teacher:
  • Early childhood
  • Childhood education
  • Middle school extensions
  • Special education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Childhood Education (formerly Elementary Education)
  • Adolescence or Middle Childhood Education in English, French, Mathematics, Social Studies, Spanish, or the Sciences
  • Students with Disabilities

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Initial certification to teach early childhood, childhood, middle childhood, adolescence education, or students with disabilities in the public schools of New York State or equivalent.
  • Prior (undergraduate) GPA of 3.00 or above.
  • Completed Graduate Application submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies, including two current (within six months) letters of recommendation, formal GRE scores, evidence of completion of DASA training, and official academic transcripts from all prior undergraduate and graduate institutions (except Fredonia).
  • Applicants whose native language is not English must also submit proof of demonstrated English proficiency as measured by TOEFL iBT score of 78 (or equivalent) or better.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1012 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1012 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1012 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1012 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    530 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 530 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Fredonia

  • 910 - 1990 USD/month
    Living Costs

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