12 months
18032 USD/year
18032 USD/year
9274 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The STEM Education MA/MEd program from University of Texas at Austin plays an increasingly important role in addressing critical needs of society and generating innovation that drives the global economy.


The STEM Education MA/MEd from University of Texas at Austin is committed to providing equitable access to STEM careers and literacy for a diverse community of learners. We build and cultivate interest in STEM topics through innovative and socially responsive research, teaching, and teacher preparation informed by the learning sciences.


Our STEM Education degrees prepare elementary teachers through the K-6 certification program and secondary teachers through the nationally recognized UTeach program. Our graduate students return to the classroom and educational organizations in leadership roles, and go on to make major contributions in STEM education research and teaching. We also offer options that are flexible enough for current teachers to extend their knowledge of STEM education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowing and Learning in STEM Education
  • Curriculum History in STEM Education
  • Equity in STEM Education
  • Research on Teaching and Teacher Development in STEM Education
  • Systemic Reform in STEM Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in the U.S.; or proof of equivalent training at a foreign institution.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0, particularly during the last two years of college and in any previous graduate study. 
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Have Your Transcripts Ready
  • Submit Your Official GRE Scores
  • Prepare Your Statement of Purpose
  • Update Your Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Submit Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Scores 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9016 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9016 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9274 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4637 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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