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Science Education

Northeastern State University

M.Ed. Online
12 months
Duration
555 USD/credit
555 USD/credit
250 USD/credit
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About

The purpose of the online M.Ed. in Science Education program at Northeastern State University is to enable K-12 teachers to become highly qualified teachers of science.

Overview

The Science Education program requirements at Northeastern State University meet the needs of teachers who hold bachelor degrees in secondary science education, a science discipline, mathematics, elementary education, early childhood education or special education and teachers who hold alternative certification. The program consists of 15 hours of professional education core, 15 hours of science content core, and six hours of capstone.

All courses are available in an online format that meets the needs of teachers who are working full time. Courses include a variety of instructional activities including student presentations, group projects, online video lectures, student analysis of online resources, discussion boards and opportunities for direct interaction with the Instructor via the Internet. The science content courses provide inquiry-based instruction through hands-on inquiries, online simulations, and online data sources.

The Master of Education in Science Education is administered through the Gregg Wadley College of Science & Health Professions.

Purpose

The program requirements meet the needs of teachers who hold bachelor degrees in secondary science education, a science discipline, mathematics, elementary education, early childhood education, or special education and teachers who hold alternative certification. The program consists of 15 hours of Professional Education Core, 15 hours of Science Content Core, and 6 hours of Capstone. The Master of Education in Science Education is administered through the College of Science and Health Professions and is offered completely online.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Investigative Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Nature of Matter
  • Science of Motion
  • Space Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 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.
2.5

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  • A grade point average of at least 2.5 based on a 4.0 scale on all undergraduate course work attempted.
  • Proof of citizenship for a U.S. citizen born outside of the United States and for a resident alien.
  • Hold or be eligible for a standard teaching certificate or teaching license, or be accepted by the state for the alternative certification program.
  • Submit an application form that includes an essay addressing the individual’s teaching philosophy, personal goals, and career goals.
  • File a Degree Plan and sign a Statement of Understanding for this program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    555 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 555 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    555 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 555 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    250 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 250 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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