Science Teaching, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) | Colorado Springs, United States
12 months
Duration
15464 USD/year
15464 USD/year
7748 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science Teaching at University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is an interdepartmental degree involving the College of Education and other colleges on the campus.

Overview

The Science Teaching Option at University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is designed for teachers aspiring to pursue a degree with greater emphasis on science content and less emphasis on pedagogy. 

What you'll study

The Science Teaching Option includes Science Education courses as well as science, mathematics, and selected other content courses. The program is designed to provide classroom teachers with a strong background in science content balanced with knowledge of contemporary science teaching practice, and the sound application of research.

Who is this program for

This interdisciplinary program designed primarily for teachers who wish to improve their knowledge of science and improve their science teaching skills. The program is appropriate for teachers at all levels (K-12) interested in improving their science teaching or developing science program in their schools.

Note: This program is not designed to lead to teacher licensure.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Foundations of Education Trends
  • Master’s Research Project
  • Mathematics for Elementary Teachers
  • Statistics for the Sciences
  • Functions and Modeling
  • Graph Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the electronic online application
  • All applicants (international & domestic) pay the $60.00 application fee
  • Obtain three letters of reference
  • Submit one transcript from all institutions of higher education previously attended
  • Prepare a career goal statement
  • Current résumé (please include relevant paid work and volunteer experience where applicable)
  • Complete a background check or provide an unofficial copy of teaching licensure
  • Interview with department faculty member
  • Once application materials are in, you will need to interview with a faculty advisor for the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7732 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7732 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7748 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3874 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Colorado Springs

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

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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