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Curriculum and Instruction

University of Redlands

15 months
770 USD/credit 22176 USD/year
770 USD/credit 22176 USD/year
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Designed for classroom teachers and education professionals who want to enhance their teaching effectiveness and knowledge of curriculum development, the Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction offered by the University of Redlands develops teachers into empowered educators in a diverse California education environment.


The University of Redlands' Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction degree enhances teaching efficacy and curriculum development expertise through an in-depth classroom instruction and guided research. With a special emphasis on social justice themes within education design and execution, this program yields effective teachers and education professionals who appreciate the essential role of diversity in education. 

Incoming students can transfer up to 6 credits from outside institutions and 12 credits from across the University of Redlands. The Curriculum and Instruction program can be completed in 15-24 months, depending on the transfer credits applied. Currently, this degree is only offered on the Redlands campus.

Career Pathways

There is a sincere need within all levels of the education sector for professionals with a deep understanding of the cutting-edge methods for designing and implementing curriculum optimized for diverse student populations. The University of Redlands' focus on social justice and equity within education gives our students a distinct edge in the job market after graduation, with a competitive skill set highly sought after in the industry.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Leadership for Diverse Populations
  • Educational Inquiry
  • Linguistics for Educators
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Perspectives in Second Language Acquisition
  • Teaching English Learners

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application 
  • Evidence of a 3.0 undergraduate GPA or an approved petition. 
  • One (1) official transcript issued by the Registrar of each institution attended, sent directly to the Office of Graduate and Professional Enrollment. 
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from faculty or professionals who know your work.  
  • Personal Statement: Essay of 500 words describing personal experience and interests in teaching.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 770 USD per credit during 15 months.
  • National

    22176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 770 USD per credit during 15 months.

Living costs for Redlands

1100 - 1600 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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