The Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction program at California State University East Bay has been redesigned to provide educational professionals advanced training and competencies in the area of Curriculum and Instruction. National, state and local documents are analyzed in coursework and evidenced-based pedagogies, inquiry based learning and social justice are examined through a critical lens.This 3-semester 30 unit program caters to the working practitioner (T-K-12 teacher) and classes are offered at convenient times two times a week. Using a cohort and hybrid model, students take a series of classes designed to prepare them to become creators, collaborators and consumers of curriculum both in the classroom and online. They explore the “why” and “how to” of instruction using research and classroom practice. The program culminates with an action-research project in an educational setting.
CareerGraduates of this program may be eligible to secure positions as curriculum developers, curriculum specialists, Teachers on Special Assignment (TSA), tutors, trainers for professional businesses. Graduates may also accept curriculum and leadership/teaching positions in State, County, District offices and Community Colleges.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Professional Research
- Understanding Design and Planning Research in Education
- History, Theory, & Social Foundations of Curriculum & Instruction
- Developing & Evaluating Curriculum & Instruction
- Advanced Theory & Methods of Curriculum and Instruction
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesInstructional Design View 362 other Masters in Instructional Design in United States
- If you were educated outside of the U.S., you must have earned a degree equivalent to a 4-year U.S. Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution. An official determination of eligibility will be made during the application process.
- English language proficiency
- Statement of Purpose
- CV / Resume
- Letters of Recommendation
International15557 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15557 USD per year during 12 months.
National15557 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15557 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State8429 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8429 USD per year during 12 months.
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