Curriculum and Instruction - STEM Education, M.Ed. | University of Houston | Houston, United States
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Curriculum and Instruction - STEM Education

12 months
Duration
997 USD/credit 29910 USD/year
997 USD/credit 29910 USD/year
489 USD/credit 14670 USD/year
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About

The Curriculum and Instruction - STEM Education program of the University of Houston prepares secondary math and science teachers in high-need school districts to become leaders in science, technology, engineering and math education.

Overview

About the Program

The Curriculum and Instruction - STEM Education program of the University of Houston is a partnership between the UH College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the UH College of Education.

  • Length of master's program: 14 months
  • Degree received: Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a STEM emphasis
  • Instruction model: hybrid online and face-to-face classes, conducive to a working teacher’s schedule

Programme Structure

Courses and coaching will focus on topics such as:

  • Understanding the significance of students’ cultural and educational experiences to inform STEM teaching and learning
  • Developing teacher leadership skills
  • The roles of technology and inquiry-based instruction in STEM education; and
  • Engineering design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Be a certified Texas teacher in secondary math or science.
  • Have three years of teaching experience in math or science.
  • Work in a high-need school district.
  • Commit to conducting professional development at their campuses for four years after graduation.
  • Have strong content knowledge, a passion for STEM education and an interest in culturally responsive teaching.
  • Be U.S. citizens or nationals, or permanent resident aliens.
  • Official transcripts
  • Names and email addresses of three individuals who will complete an online reference form
  • GRE scores: The GRE is waived. There are no waiver requirements and all applicants are granted the waiver for the terms listed. For spring and beyond the GRE is waived but a GPA of 2.8 or higher (on a 4-point scale) OR a master’s degree is required.
  • Write a personal statement about your goals and teaching philosophy.
  • Complete an interview if requested.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 997 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 997 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 489 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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