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Elementary Education with a Concentration in Science Education

University of North Carolina Greensboro

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

This Elementary Education with a Concentration in Science Education program at University of North Carolina Greensboro supports current elementary teachers to become instructional leaders in elementary science education. The course of study is designed for an in-depth exploration of issues related to curriculum, pedagogy, assessment, research, and content for elementary science education.

Overview

This program offered by University of North Carolina Greensboro is designed for elementary teachers interested in improving their science teaching, cultivating their professional trajectory, and becoming leaders in North Carolina elementary science education.Students will gain hands-on experience through observations and student teaching in local schools, in addition to opportunities to attend and present at conferences. Careers include K-6 science specialists, district science specialists, elementary science coaches, curriculum developers, and facilitators of professional development.

Designed for

This Elementary Education with a Concentration in Science Education program is designed for elementary teachers interested in improving their science teaching, cultivating their professional trajectory, and becoming leaders in North Carolina elementary science education.

Career Opportunities

Students will gain hands-on experience through observations and student teaching in local schools, in addition to opportunities to attend and present at conferences. Careers include K-6 science specialists, district science specialists, elementary science coaches, curriculum developers, and facilitators of professional development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nature of Science, Technology, and Society
  • Teaching Life Sciences
  • Teaching Physical Sciences
  • Teaching Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
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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
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold an elementary teaching license and completed at least two years of teaching.
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or appropriately-evaluated credentials for non-U.S. schools.
  • Satisfactory academic standing as an undergraduate or in a post-baccalaureate program: “B” (3.0 GPA) average or better.
  • Approval of the academic department in which the graduate student will major. (Assumes an undergraduate major appropriate to the proposed graduate study.)
  • Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 653 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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