Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction
Florida State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction program is designed for current educators who are committed to improving their instructional effectiveness and becoming teacher leaders by better understanding and addressing the needs of diverse students and understanding and addressing the policy environment represented by new standards at the state and local levels.  The curriculum allows students to use their teaching context as sites to explore the ideas, techniques, technology, and approaches introduced in the program to determine their effectiveness while educators also hone their knowledge of students, content, and standards.  Coursework helps participants examine their own knowledge, abilities, and educational effectiveness through data collected from their practice which is then interpreted using theoretical and methodological tools.


  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or equivalent
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcript(s) from each college and/or university attended
  • GRE test scores
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume or CV
  • Writing sample

Intended for current educators. Must have access to students in some sort of instructional capacity (formal or informal).

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges