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Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction

THE PROGRAM

Program Overview

The Masters of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction provides advanced graduate studies for practicing teachers in pedagogy and curriculum, with an emphasis on teacher inquiry. The program offers specializations for teachers from preschool through secondary education to further their professional practice through reflective teaching, inquiry, and research-based graduate courses.

Concentrations Offered

  • Advanced Secondary Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Education Leadership
  • Elementary STEM
  • Reading and Advanced Literacy
  • Reading Endorsement
  • TESOL

ADMISSIONS

Application Information

Helpful Information:

Application Requirement Information

International Applicant Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1

Spring Term . . . . . December 1

Summer Term . . . April 15

The following must be submitted by the posted deadline. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been cancelled, the applicant will be required to apply for the next available term, or as a graduate non-degree seeking applicant (limitations apply).

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared
  • All of the below university and program requirements

Admission Requirements

University requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study.
  • Official transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended.

Program requirements -  Advanced Secondary Education , Elementary STEM, Reading & Advanced Literacy, and Reading Endorsement concentrations:

  • Professional licensure
    • Applicants must hold a valid teaching license from any state or international equivalent

INFORMATION

Average Length
of the Program

2 years
Graduate Program Director & Advising Coordinator

Dr. Hope Wilson - currently unavailable

Co-Director, Associate Professor

hope.e.wilson@unf.edu

(904) 620-5222

Building 57 , Room 2308

Dr. Paul Parkison

Co-Director, Associate Professor

paul.parkison@unf.edu

(904) 620-5325

Building 57 , Room 2206