Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / Gifted & Talented Learners
Cleveland State University

Program Details

The online MEd in Curriculum & Instruction / Gifted & Talented Learners degree program is designed for certified/licensed teachers seeking an endorsement as an intervention specialist who teaches gifted and talented learners. The curriculum provides training in meeting the needs of a broad range of gifted learners including culturally diverse children, females, those with dual exceptionalities (LD/Gifted, ADD/Gifted, etc.), underachievers, and those with special talents. Graduates possess enhanced skills in classroom teaching, counseling, administrative decision-making, and individualized intervention, as well as collaboration and leadership skills within the broader educational community. 


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Two letters of reference
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA; 3.0 if the degree is more than six years old
    • Students who do not meet the GPA requirement may submit recent GRE scores for consideration

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission