Cohort General Information

  • Students invested in this program will work alongside nationally accredited faculty in their areas of expertise and within a cohort program with students from various disciplinary backgrounds and similar educational goals.

    The Curriculum and Instruction program at IUP enables students to pursue their degree full-time or part-time from their choice of campuses: Main campus, the Monroeville campus, and the Dixon University Center in Harrisburg. Cohorts at each campus are staggered by year.

    IUP Main Campus

    • New students are admitted to main campus cohorts during even-numbered years (2016, 2018, etc.).
    • It is possible to enroll prior to the start of the fall cohort and complete the six credits of electives.
    • Students have the option of earning the Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction Certificate from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in conjunction with their studies.
    • International students can be considered for admission to the program offered only at main campus.
    • Students interested in enrolling in the Curriculum and Instruction program at main campus may also view the course requirements for this campus.

    IUP at Monroeville

    • New students will be admitted to IUP at Monroeville for fall 2017. Students who wish to start the doctoral program earlier may want to consider the main campus cohort in fall 2016. Please contact the coordinator with questions.
    • It is possible to enroll prior to the start of the Fall cohort and complete the six credits of electives.
    • Required courses will meet at the Monroeville site from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST for 10 Saturdays during the fall and spring semesters. During the summer, classes meet in a weekend format.
    • Students have the option of earning the Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction Certificate from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in conjunction with their studies.
    • Students interested in enrolling in the Curriculum and Instruction program at the Monroeville Campus may also view the course requirements for this campus.

    IUP at Harrisburg

    • Cohorts will start at the IUP Dixon University Center in Harrisburg in odd-numbered years (2015, 2017, etc.).
    • Classes are delivered at the Dixon University Center in the traditional classroom format and with distance learning technologies.
    • During the fall and spring semesters, classes will convene from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST for 10 Saturdays per semester. During the summer, classes meet in a weekend format.
    • Students have the option of earning the Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction Certificate from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in conjunction with their studies.
    • Students interested in enrolling in the Curriculum and Instruction program at the Dixon University Center in Harrisburg may also view the course requirements for this campus.