Masters of Science in Education
Curriculum and Instruction -
Instructional Leadership/ English Education
Professional Education Core Courses (12 hours)
EDU 603 Introduction to Graduate Studies and Research (3)
EDU 652 Instructional Theory & Practice (3)
EDU 658 Fundamentals of Curriculum Dev. PK-16 (3)
EDU 674 History/Philosophy of Education (3)
Content Area of Concentration (21-24 hours)
The English faculty encourages students to use their graduate programs of study to gain a broad-based education. Beyond the required hours in Education, students will select from a rotation of seminars in English in literature, creative writing, criticism, linguistics, and related topics.
Admission to English Program: Upon application to the program, candidates for the MSE in English are required to submit to the English Department Graduate Committee a writing sample (an academic essay of five or more pages) as well as a letter of application specifying their preparation and goals. They must also be interviewed by the English Department Graduate Committee.
Electives (0-3 hours; 600 level or above)