Find out more about University of Massachusetts-Lowell - School of Education - Graduate

Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / Science Education

Program Details

Aided by kits of materials developed by course instructors, participants engage in a variety of guided and open-ended inquiries as the primary means of developing their understanding of the concepts. In addition, participants assess their own science teaching and use the strategies presented to design learning experiences for their own classrooms.

Program Highlights:

  • First - Rate Faculty
  • Commitment to preparing practitioners who will be leaders in educational improvement and reform
  • Courses are shared, but the degree programs have different requirements 

Requirements

  • A statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Official test scores, when applicable
  • Resume

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

Restrictions

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is not presently accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Arkansas, Kansas or Minnesota. Due to recent legislative changes the University of Massachusetts Lowell is not seeking state authorization to offer online programs in those states. State and federal laws require colleges and universities to receive state authorization to offer online programs in states other than their own.