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Elementary Education with a Concentration in Science Education

University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
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1052 USD/credit 15780 USD/year
1052 USD/credit 15780 USD/year
289 USD/credit 4335 USD/year
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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

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  • International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application early, at least 30 days prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

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  • International

    15780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    15780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4335 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 289 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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