Master On Campus

Curriculum and Instruction

Northern Illinois University

12 months
938 USD/credit 30954 USD/year
569 USD/credit 18777 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Northern Illinois University is the ideal program for teachers who want to advance their curriculum leadership skills, knowledge of environmental education and secondary education.


Program Details

The Master in Curriculum and Instruction at Northern Illinois University programe prepares knowledgeable, reflective practitioners and instructional leaders to work in both formal and informal educational settings. Courses help educational practitioners clarify their professional purposes and improve the pedagogical environments in which they function. This is not an initial licensure program.  

This program provides three specializations: 

  • Teacher Leadership;
  • Curriculum and Cultural Pedagogies for Social Justice; 
  • Academic Literacy, Language, and Culture. 

Programme Structure


  • Educational Assessment
  • Motivation in the Classroom
  • Critical Perspectives in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Community Influences in Curriculum and Instruction

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed a four-year undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution or one with equivalent recognition.

  • Achieved a 3.00 grade point average on a 4.00 scale, or the equivalent.
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Test scores (if required).
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (optional)
  • Additional materials required by your program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 938 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18777 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 569 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for DeKalb

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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