Stream B: Master of Arts Degree in Science Education, Professional Certification
If admitted for summer 2011 or later
- Total Credits: 34
- Required Courses (13 credits):
EDUC 1200E: Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum (3 credits)
oEDLS 5000K: Introduction to Inclusive Education (3 credits)
EDUC 3100E: Teaching Science in Secondary Schools (4 credits)
EDSE 0202I: Masters Project: Science (3 credits)
- Elective Courses (21 credits):
Graduate courses in science (6 credits)#
Graduate courses in science education (9 credits)#, ^
Other courses in science or education (6 credits)#, +
* Prerequisites for student teaching include completion of education course work, standardized exams (LAST, ATS-W, and CST), and meeting with science education advisor and field work coordinator early in the semester preceding student teaching.
# Selected in consultation with a program advisor. Courses designated "for middle school teachers" can not count.
^ Science Education Courses are graduate science courses (BIO, CHEM, EAS, PHYS, or SCI) which are specifically intended for teachers. Note that Science Education courses are a subset of Science courses. Ask science education advisor which courses qualify.
+ Education courses required for Initial Certification can not be applied as an elective.
o Can be waived if equivalent course has been taken.
Any changes or deviations from the above program requirements must obtain written advisor approval.