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, or the Dixon University Center in Harrisburg. Cohorts at each campus are staggered every other year. The next cohort programs begin at the Dixon University Center in fall 2015 and main campus in fall 2016.

    IUP Main Campus

    • New students are admitted to main campus cohorts during even-numbered years (e.g., 2016, 2018, 2020).
    • 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 are admitted to IUP at Monroeville cohorts during odd-numbered years (e.g., 2017, 2019, 2021).
    • 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. for 10 Saturdays during the fall and spring semesters. During the summer, classes meet all day on Fridays and Saturdays for five consecutive weekends from mid-June through the end of July.
    • 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

    • Classes delivered at Dixon University Center are facilitated by IUP faculty for fall, spring, and summer semesters.
    • Required courses will meet at the Dixon University Center from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for 10 Saturdays during the fall and spring semesters. During the summer, students will attend Friday and Saturday classes.
    • 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.