Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction
Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction program provides a theoretical base and opportunity for practical application within the areas of educational foundations, curriculum theory, instructional best practices, and educational research to help educators gain skills and advance in their careers.  The curriculum provides educators with the knowledge and skills necessary for P-12 teachers to increase student achievement.  Graduates demonstrate knowledge of curriculum design, implementation, modification, options, and instructional strategies, and of social and technological developments affecting curriculum.  Students chose an emphasis in one of these areas:

  • Teacher Leadership 
  • Literacy 
  • Mathematics Education 
  • Special Education 
  • Teaching English as a Second Language 
  • Technology
  • Kodály


  • Bachelor's degree in education from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Essay
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

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