The Department of Middle and High School Education offers the following programs described below:
M.S.Ed. in Business and Technology Education (Students are not currently being accepted into this program.) M.S.Ed. in English Education Advanced Certificate: English Education (21-24 credits) M.S.Ed. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (T.E.S.O.L.) Advanced Certificate: T.E.S.O.L. M.S.Ed. in Mathematics Education (5-9 or 7-12) Advanced Certificate: Mathematics Education (21-24 credits) M.S.Ed. in Science Education Advanced Certificate: Science Teacher (21-24 credits) M.A. for Secondary School Teachers of Social Studies Advanced Certificate: Social Studies Education (21-24 credits) Advanced Certificate: Bilingual Extension (Birth-Grade 12) Advanced Certificate: Languages Other than English Education (15-18 credits) The Dept. of MHSE offers graduate programs in English Ed, Foreign Language Ed, Mathematics Ed, Science Ed, Social Studios Ed, Teaching English to Seakers of other Languages (TESOL) and Bilingual Ed. Students interested in obtaining a master's degree in other secondary-school certification areas should also consult information contained within this Bulletin under the relevant department(s) and meet with an adviser in the Department of Middle and High School Education. In addition, individual programs may require the fulfillment of undergraduate-level prerequisites. These prerequisites cannot be used to fulfill degree requirements in graduate programs and must be taken in addition to degree requirements. See individual program advisors for information and guidance. Middle and High School Education programs engage students in work that relates to their experiences as classroom teachers and expands their horizons to new opportunities in their schools and districts. The programs provide both theory and hands-on techniques for instruction and classroom management. An experiential, problem-solving approach to instruction combines time-honored methods with the latest technologies for building broad, transferable personal and occupational skills. Programs provide a background in theories of learning, the social and philosophical foundations of education, curriculum design, methods of teaching, and research techniques critical for all teachers.
Last modified: Oct 13, 2011