Program Curriculum

Master of Arts in Education


Core Requirements for All MAE Candidates

  • EDUC 502 Advanced Educational Psychology (3)
  • EDUC 505 Instructional Strategies for Engaged Learning (3)
  • EDUC 558 Education of Diverse and Exceptional Learners (3)
  • EDUC 607 Educational Assessment and Planning (3)
  • EDUC 510 Inquiry Methodology (3)
  • EDUC 590 Master’s Project (3)

Total Hours: 18


Choose one of the following concentrations for a total of 33 hours:

K-12 Intervention Specialist Mild to Moderate

  • EDUC 512 Reading and Writing in the Content Areas (3)
  • EDUC 546 Reading Diagnosis and Remediation (3)
  • EDUC 606 Learning Environments and Social Interactions (3)
  • EDUC 612 Communication and Language and Reading for Diverse Populations (3)
  • EDUC 633 Family and Community Partnerships (3)
  • *IF you have not taken a stand alone Phonics course, you will also need take EDUC 508 Phonics (3)

Total Hours: 15

K-12 Reading Endorsement

  • EDUC 512 Reading and Writing in the Content Areas (3)
  • EDUC 520 Theory and Research in Reading and Literacy (3)
  • EDUC 521 Using Multicultural Literature in the PreK-12 Classrooms (3)
  • EDUC 522 Clinical Practicum in Reading (3)
  • EDUC 546 Reading Diagnosis and Remediation (3)
  • *IF you have not taken a stand alone Phonics course, you will also need take EDUC 508 Phonics (3)

Total Hours: 15

Sport Coaching

  • EDUC 602 Principles of Sport Coaching and Leadership
  • EDUC 630 Sport Psychology
  • EDUC 631 Student Athlete Development
  • EDUC 632 Physical Aspects of Coaching
  • EDUC ### Elective/Special Topics

Total Hours: 15

General MAE

  • Option 1: Choose 15 hours (5 courses) from other concentrations
  • Option 2: Choose 15 hours (5 courses) from EDUC 545 Special Topics
  • Option 3: Combination of Options 1 and 2

Total Hours: 15