12 months
305 USD/credit 9150 USD/year
442 USD/credit 13260 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The 30-credit hour graduate program in Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Akron is designed for educators who are interested in-broadening their skills in teaching and learning in K-12, higher education, and other settings.


About the programme

Completion of the master's program in Curriculum and Instruction offered by The University of Akron does not lead to licensure.

The Department of Curricular and Instructional Studies requires no supplemental materials in addition to submission of the graduate application and official transcripts for admission to the master's degree program in Curriculum and Instruction.

All assistantships (and any fellowships) are awarded through the academic department. Students interested in obtaining an assistantship must apply. New students may indicate on their online application for admission that they would like to be considered for an assistantship. Current students must contact the academic department for application information. Each department may have different requirements for assistantship applicants, so all students should contact the academic department to determine these particular requirements. Only those students fully admitted to a master's or doctoral degree-seeking program are eligible for a graduate assistantship. Students admitted as non-degree seeking or to a certificate program may not hold an assistantship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Educational Psychology
  • Concepts of Curriculum & Instruction
  • Seminar in Trends & Issues in Curriculum & Instruction
  • Educational Inquiry
  • Course selected in consultation with adviser

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications to the Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction are accepted on a rolling basis.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for Graduate School
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with an overall GPA of 2.75 or better or 3.00 for the last two years (64 semester credits or equivalent); or holds an advanced degree from an accredited college or university in or appropriate to the intended field; or holds a baccalaureate or master's degree from a foreign college or university with first-class standing or its equivalent, plus satisfactory evidence of competence in English.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 305 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 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.

Our partners

Curriculum and Instruction
The University of Akron


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!