Curriculum and Instruction, M.A.

Curriculum and Instruction, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The M.A. and Ed.M. degree programs are designed for students with bachelor degrees who have an interest in deepening their knowledge in a specific content area (in or outside the College of Education) as well as educational research in curriculum and instruction.

The master's degree programs also emphasize applying research, theory, and evidence-based practices to improve education. This specialization is designed especially for teachers who wish to take courses in their teaching field as well as advanced coursework in teaching and learning.

Career Placements:
  • Instructors
  • Teachers

Programme Structure

Teaching Interests

Methods of teaching mathematics courses for undergraduate prospective teachers, masters and doctoral level courses in mathematics education.

Research Interests

Professional development of prospective and practicing teachers in mathematics education, support of teachers learning in and from practice in the areas of teachers use of curriculum resources and culturally relevant pedagogies as part of developing equitable instructional practices.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    32 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Students must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete the Washington State University Graduate School’s online application.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    12602 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12602 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    5886 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5886 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Pullman

  • 904 - 1510 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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