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Education - Social Sciences

Colorado Mesa University

24 months
Duration
772 USD/credit 12352 USD/year
772 USD/credit 12352 USD/year
515 USD/credit 8240 USD/year
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About

The Master Of Arts in Education - Social Sciences is a 32 Credit hour program, This program at Colorado Mesa University is designed for high school teachers Who need certification to teach history' and political science coutNs for lower-division college .

Overview

All Education - Social Sciences program at Colorado Mesa University completers are expected to demonstrate proficiency in critical thinking, communication  fluency, quantitative fluency, and specialized knowledgelapplied leaming. In addition to these campus-wide 

  • Student learning outcomes, all recipients Of a Social Sciences Graduate Certificate Will be able to: 
  • Contribute to scholarly advancement in the chosen field by completing projects individually and  collaboratively (specialized knowledgelapplied leaming); 
  • Create oral and Written arguments or explanations, well-grounded in discipline-specific theories and  mcthods, for specificd audiences (communication fluency); 
  • Formulate and evaluate hypotheses as related to research problems, issues, concepts, and various perspectives (critical thinking); 
  • Synthcsizc, evaluate, Or refine the information base Of various scholarly sources (information literacy); 

Learning Outcomes

All CMU program completers are expected to demonstrate proficiency in critical thinking, communication fluency, quantitative fluency, and specialized knowledge/applied learning. In addition to these campus-wide student learning outcomes, all recipients of a Social Sciences Graduate Certificate will be able to:

  • Contribute to scholarly advancement in the chosen field by completing projects individually and collaboratively (specialized knowledge/applied learning);
  • Create oral and written arguments or explanations, well-grounded in discipline-specific theories and methods, for specified audiences (communication fluency);
  • Formulate and evaluate hypotheses as related to research problems, issues, concepts, and various perspectives (critical thinking); and
  • Synthesize, evaluate, or refine the information base of various scholarly sources (information literacy)
  • Evaluate moral, ethical, legal, or professional challenges within the discipline (ethical reasoning). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Culture and Pedagogy 
  • Educational Tech 
  • Theory, Design, and Assessrnent Of Curriculum 
  • Educational Research & Design 
  •  Educational Practice/Statistics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants mush hold a bachelor’s degree in History, Political Science or related field with a minimum GPA of 3.00.
  • Create CMUconnect account and apply online.
  • A $50 application fee is required to submit the application
  • Request official transcripts from all colleges or universities at which you previously completed coursework.
  • To be official, transcripts must be sent directly to CMU from the issuing institution.
  • Waived for CMU/Mesa State College attendees; we can obtain transcripts
  • Submit supplemental items through CMUconnect.
  • Letter of Intent - Provide information about your background in History, Political Science or related field, interests, aspirations, and how they relate to the Graduate Certificate in Social Sciences.
  • If pursuing the master's degree in education, include an explanation of your philosophy of education
  • Letters of recommendation (2 recommendations for certificate application, 3 recommendations for master's application) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 772 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 772 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 515 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Grand Junction

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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