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Middle Grades STEM Education

University of South Florida

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
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About

The Middle Grades STEM Education program of University of South Florida cultivates and trains teachers in STEM programs (science, technology, engineering and math).

Overview

The programme

The Middle Grades STEM Education program of University of South Florida engages middle school science and mathematics teachers in ways to

  • improve their content knowledge and enhance pedagogical skills in teaching mathematics and science
  • prepare middle grades mathematics and science teachers for roles as educational leaders; and,
  • prepare middle school STEM teachers to inspire and teach students to be successful in STEM education, thereby increasing the number of individuals capable of filling critically important STEM-related career positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Educational Research
  • Cognition, Comprehension and Content Area Reading
  • Seminar in Curriculum Research
  • Teaching Earth Space in Middle Grades
  • Teaching Biology and Ocean Science in Middle Grades
  • Physical Science for Middle Grade Teachers

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
79
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
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
153 (verbal)
144 (quantitative)

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.
79
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
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a STEM-related field from a regionally accredited university with grades of ‘C’ or better in all core undergraduate science and mathematics courses as well as at least a 2.5 GPA in the cumulative and upper level (last 60 credit hours) coursework.
  • Currently valid teacher certification in an appropriate area.
  • Must be teaching in math and/or science in middle grades (5-9) at time of admission (preference is two (2) years, but not required)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15864 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15864 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7840 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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