Elementary Education — MEd/MS, EdS, PhD

Elementary Education — MEd/MS, EdS, PhD

Elementary Education — MEd (Certification, Online Option Available)

CodeTitleHours
Class A Program Checklist for Teaching Field
Teaching Field: 24 hours
At least 1/3 of the program shall be teaching field courses.
Required: 3 hours
CTEE 7510Research Studies in Education in Areas of Specialization3
Select 21 hours from the following: 121
Approaches to Teaching
Curriculum and Teaching in Social Science (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Language Arts (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Natural Science (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Mathematics (Grades K-6)
The Elementary School Program
Organization of Programs in Elementary Education
Evaluation of Programs in Areas of Specialization
Practicum in Area of Specialization 2
Special Topics
Research and Thesis
Literacy and Inquiry in the Content Areas: Grades 6-12
Other advisor-approved courses 6000 level and above in the teaching field (i.e., CTEC, CTEE, CTRD, CTES, CTMU)
Survey of Special Education/Diversity Course: 3 hours3
RSED 6000 Advanced Survey of Exceptionality OR state-approved diversity course 3
Additional Courses: 3 hours3
Other advisor-approved supporting courses 6000 level and above 4
Total Hours30


Elementary Education — MS (Non-certification, Online Option Available)

CodeTitleHours
Elementary Education - MS (Non-certification)
CTSE 7000Orientation to Teaching and Learning1
CTSE 7800Capstone in Teaching and Learning2
Advisor-Approved CTEE Courses: 15 Hours15
Advisor-Approved Electives: 12 Hours12
Total Hours30


Elementary Education — EdS (Certification)

CodeTitleHours
Class AA Program Checklist for Teaching Field
Teaching Field: 21 Hours
At least 1/3 of the program shall be teaching field courses.
Select 21 hours from the following:21
Approaches to Teaching
Curriculum and Teaching in Social Science (Grades K-6) 1
Curriculum and Teaching in Language Arts (Grades K-6) 1
Curriculum and Teaching in Natural Science (Grades K-6) 1
Curriculum and Teaching in Mathematics (Grades K-6) 1
The Elementary School Program
Research Studies in Education in Areas of Specialization 1
Organization of Programs in Elementary Education
Evaluation of Programs in Areas of Specialization 1
Practicum in Area of Specialization 2
Field Project 2
Other advisor-approved courses 6000 level and above in the teaching field (i.e., CTEC, CTEE, CTRD, CTSE, CTMU)
Survey of Special Education/Diversity Course: 3 hours3
RSED 6000 Advanced Survey of Exceptionality OR state-approved diversity course 3
Additional Courses: 6 hours required6
Basic Methods in Education Research 1
Other advisor-approved courses 6000 level and above 4
Total Hours30


Elementary Education — PhD

CodeTitleHours
Elementary Education - PhD
Elementary Education: 30 Hours30
Approaches to Teaching
Curriculum and Teaching in Social Science (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Language Arts (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Natural Science (Grades K-6)
Curriculum and Teaching in Mathematics (Grades K-6)
The Elementary School Program
Organization of Programs in Elementary Education
Evaluation of Programs in Areas of Specialization
Special Topics
Seminar
Research Coursework: 18 Hours18
Basic Methods in Education Research
Theory and Methodology of Qualitative Research
Applied Qualitative Research
Design and Analysis in Education I
Design and Analysis in Education II
Other Coursework: 32 Hours32
Choose from CTRD 7000-7999, CTEC 7000-7999, EDMD 7000-7999, RSED 7000-7999
CTEE 8990Research and Dissertation10
Total Hours90