Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction / Learning Skills & School Improvement
Kansas State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Learning Skills and School Improvement is designed for working teachers, providing a pathway to degree completion and critical skills for today’s schools and students.  The curriculum leverages interactive technologies to increase student achievement and teacher retention while focusing on creating change agents in school districts who will enhance the quality of student learning.  Students can choose from three curriculum tracks:

  • School Improvement and Teacher Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership
  • Reading Specialist


  • Bachelor's degree with 3.0 minimum GPA in the final two years or approximately the last 60 credit hours
  • Statement of objectives
  • Three professional and/or academic references
  • Resume / CV
  • Transcript(s) from each institution attended
  • Proof of English proficiency (if applicable)
  • Intended for teachers interested in advancing in the field of education

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission