Curriculum Specialist Course Requirements

Core Curriculum Courses: 32 quarter hours (8 courses) required, grade of C or better required

Electives: 8 quarter hours (2 courses) required, grade of C or better required

  • 2 Master’s-level courses, chosen in consultation with CS faculty advisor

Social and Cultural Studies Courses: 8 quarter hours (2 courses) required, grade of C or better required

Master of Education (M.Ed.) Degree Requirements: 4 quarter hours, grade of C or better required

Review of Literature and Integrative Paper completed in conjunction with faculty advisement

Academic Standards

Students must maintain a 3.0 average or higher to continue in the program. Any grade below a C will not count for credit toward completion of the program

Curriculum Studies with Teacher Leader Endorsement

Course Requirements

Core Teacher Leader Core Courses: 40 quarter hours (10 courses) required, grade of C or better required

Sub-Specialization (2 courses)

Elective Course Sequence: 8 quarter hours, choose 2 courses beyond the core coursework, students will be allowed to elect a sub-specialization from among the following graduate program areas:

Administrative Concentration Option

Curriculum Studies Concentration Option*

Bilingual Bicultural Concentration Option

Foundations Concentration (SCG) Option

  • Two advanced standing courses to be determined by the program faculty.

*Strongly encouraged for CS master’s students

Capstone Course Requirement

Students are required to take one of the Capstone Courses below to expand their knowledge in areas critical to school success.