12 months
Duration
1194 USD/credit 42984 USD/year
1194 USD/credit 42984 USD/year
369 USD/credit 13284 USD/year
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About

The Curriculum and Instruction program of University of Central Florida is designed for professionally certified and experienced educators who want to extend their influence beyond the walls of the classroom and improve their knowledge and skills in the area of leadership.

Overview

Students also engage in the development of expertise in leading other educators in curriculum and instructional improvement across subject areas and grade levels.

The Curriculum and Instruction program of University of Central Florida addresses teacher empowerment and leadership in the expanded roles and responsibilities of teachers in schools, including data-driven assessment for school improvement, professional learning communities, applying research to practice, improving instruction and student learning outcomes, and collaboration with families and communities.

During the admission process, students may select a track in the following content areas:

The Curriculum Leadership track is designed to meet the advanced knowledge and skill needs of educators in curriculum planning and management.

The Educational Technology track is designed for certified and experienced educators who want to increase their technological skills and become highly skilled at successfully integrating technology into the curriculum as well as develop leadership skills necessary to become site-based technology coordinators in K-12 schools, colleges and universities.

The Gifted Education track is designed to meet the advanced knowledge and skill needs of educators who teach diverse gifted and talented students.

The Global, International and Comparative Education track is designed for educators who wish to expand their knowledge and skill in international and cross-cultural education setting.

The Intervention Specialist track provides advanced coursework for educational leaders to use school-based and classroom instructional data to meet the instructional and intervention needs of all students, including at-risk and struggling students, beyond typical, initial classroom instruction within a multi-tiered system of supports.

In addition, this track will provide an advanced multi-disciplinary theoretical approach and applied knowledge base to experienced educators. Coursework focuses on knowledge, skills and competencies for working with students within an intervention framework.

The Supporting High Needs Populations track is designed to meet the advanced knowledge and skill needs of educators who work in urban settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Teacher Leadership 
  • Curriculum Theory, Organization, and Policy 
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making for Instruction 
  • Action Research and Analysis of Classroom Practice
  • Action Research in Teacher Leadership
  • Curriculum Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Evidence of eligibility for a professional teaching certificate in Florida in related area and/or sustained teaching experience within schools/colleges (approved by track coordinator).
  • Applicants applying to this program who have attended a college/university outside the United States must provide a course-by-course credential evaluation with GPA calculation. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42984 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    42984 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 369 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Orlando

1111 - 1939 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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