Main Campus Courses

  • Take your required coursework with your classmates as a group, progressing through the required sequence of classes together.

    The two courses offered each fall and spring semester meet 10 Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In the summer, students attend all day Friday/Saturday classes from mid-June through the end of July.

    Year One:

    Fall: Six Credits

    • Curriculum Evaluation
    • Critical Analysis of Issues in Education

    Spring: Six Credits

    • Advanced Topics in Human Development and Learning
    • Writing for Professional Publication

    Summer: Six Credits

    • Quantitative Research Methods in Education
    • Effective Teaching and Supervision

    Year Two:

    Fall: Six Credits

    • Qualitative Research Design in Education
    • Democratizing Education: Diversity, Citizenship and Social Justice

    Spring: Six Credits

    • Emerging Technologies in Education
    • Literacy: Theory, Research, and Practice

    Summer: Six Credits

    • Innovation in Curriculum and Instruction
    • Research Proposals and Peer Review Processes

    Year Three:

    Fall: Six Credits

    • Comprehensive Evaluation of Educational Programs
    • Quantitative Data Analysis

    Spring: Six Credits

    • Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research in Education
    • Elective

    Summer: Six Credits

    • Elective
    • Dissertation

    Year Four:

    Fall: Six Credits

    • Dissertation