This program is a joint effort of two other university programs: science, technology, and values, and critical and creative thinking. Course material, classroom activities, teaching/learning interactions, and projects focused on real-world problems provide students opportunities to:
learn about science and its social context
gain a set of models for work in education, policy, and other areas of civic engagement
discuss practices and philosophies of science, education, and social change; and
undertake research with a view to engaging with science in a changing social and personal world
Undergraduate transcript with an average of at least 3.0 in advanced undergraduate work
Three letters of recommendation
Statement of Intent
Accreditation & Licensing
New England Commission of Higher Education
The University of Massachusetts Boston is currently not accepting students for online study who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Maryland, or Minnesota, due to regulations in those states. Please contact your state's Board of Education for details.
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