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Master of Science in STEM Education

Program Details

University of Iowa offers an online Master of Science in STEM Education degree. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, and is a growing field within education and teaching. Students of this program will learn skills to fulfill the requirements for Iowa K-12 STEM endorsement.


  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited American college or university, or an equivalent degree from another country as determined by the Office of Graduate Admissions
  • A minimum grade-point average of 3.00, or the foreign equivalent
  • The Teaching and Learning Master of Science (M.S.) subprogram in STEM education preferred candidates have a degree in a science or math area, science or math education, a degree in elementary education with a science or math emphasis, or professional experience in these areas
  • Teaching licensure/certification is recommended for the M.S. degree and required if the candidate seeks the Iowa K-12 STEM Education Specialist Endorsement

Accreditation & Licensing

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


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