12 months
Duration
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Urban Education from Florida International University is designed for educators and other professionals who are interested in addressing issues in urban settings and schools and who want to clarify their understanding of theoretical foundations, engage in critical dialogue, and broaden their expertise in action research.

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Overview

This Master of Science in Urban Education from Florida International University emphasizes a social justice theoretical foundation and draws on the belief that students become reflective professionals by developing an understanding of formal and informal education within diverse sociocultural, linguistic, political, and economic contexts.

Career Outlook

  • Professor
  • Teacher
  • School Administrator
  • Community Advocate
  • Child Advocate
  • Nonprofit Worker

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social, Philosophical, and Historical Foundations of Education
  • Contemporary Issues in Urban Education
  • Psychological Foundations of Education
  • Cultural/Cross-Cultural Studies in Education
  • Building a Home School Community Partnerships in a Context of Justice and Civic Engagement
  • Foundations of Educational Research 
  • Action Research for Educators

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a 3.0 GPA for the last 60 hours of upper-division coursework;
  • Complete an interview with program faculty;
  • Submit an autobiographical statement;
  • Submit a letter of intent describing why this particular degree is of interest, and;
  • Submit three letters of recommendation from individuals (academic and professional sources) who can assess and describe the applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform graduate-level work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 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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