College of Education
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
University Hall 269
Curriculum & Instruction MEd
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
This program is designed to prepare our students with the knowledge and skills to develop into curriculum leaders with a strong understanding of curriculum development, evaluation and implementation. The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction is designed for Georgia teachers who hold a current renewable teaching certificate or state-issued equivalent and wish to earn a graduate degree by doing advanced work in their teaching field.
The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program is one of the Georgia Professional Standards Commission accepted advanced programs for certification upgrade.
Our graduates find careers as teachers and administrators in both public and private schools, and some go on to teach at the university level. Recent program graduates have entered doctoral programs at Georgia Southern University, North Carolina State University, and Mercer University. Other graduates have moved into leadership positions as assistant principals or other school district level central office positions.
Course of Study
The online program of study consists on nine required courses and two elective courses in a specialized discipline area totaling 33 semester hours. Because this program is offered in a cohort format., all condidate willl start at the same time, take the same designated courses each semester and complete the program at the same time.