Master of Science in Education I

Master of Science in Education I - Graduate Program in Professional Education

This program is designed for students who have completed a baccalaureate degree and are seeking advanced study in professional education, but do not seek New York state certification in any area. Applicants interested in this program may work in an instructional position or staff development position in other fields, or may work in school settings but not in a certification area. This individualized program will be based on an assessment of the applicant’s competencies and career goals.

Core Requirements
EDG 680Research Methods in Education3
EDG 690Master's Project3
EDG Technology Elective3
Other Requirements
Concentration Requirements12
Electives9
Electives
Elective options may include:
Adult Education Certification Courses:
Adult Learning Theories and Approaches
Critical & Contemp Issues in Adult Ed
Continuing Professional Education
Gerontological(aging)trends,issues,polic
Higher Education Leadership Certificate Courses:
Intro & Survey of American Higher Educ
Principles of Enrollment Management and Marketing in Higher Education
Critical & Contemp Issus in Higher Ed
Leadership & Management for High Ed Admn
Total Credit Hours30

Master of Science in Education I - Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)

Note: This program is for students who hold initial certification.

Core Requirements
EDG 680Research Methods in Education3
EDG 690Master's Project3
Other Requirements
Content/Pedagogy Requirement (These courses link content and pedagogy in specific content areas. Please see list for courses)12
Graduate Education Electives 9
Total Credit Hours27

Master of Science in Education I - Dual Childhood/Special Education (Grades 1-6)

Note: This program is for students who hold initial certification.

Core Requirements
EDG 680Research Methods in Education3
EDG 690Master's Project3
Other Requirements
Content/Pedagogy Requirement (These courses link content and pedagogy in specific content areas. Please see list for courses)12
Graduate Education Electives9
Total Credit Hours27

Master of Science in Education I - Adolescent (Grades 7-12)

Note: This program is for students who hold initial certification.

Core Requirements
EDG 680Research Methods in Education3
EDG 690Master's Project3
Other Requirements
Content/Pedagogy Requirement (These courses link content and pedagogy in specific content areas. Please see list for courses)12
Graduate Education Electives 9
Total Credit Hours27

Master of Science in Education I - Dual Adolescent/Special Ed (Grades 7-12)

Note: This program is for students who hold initial certification.

Core Requirements
EDG 680Research Methods in Education3
EDG 690Master's Project3
Select one of the following:3
Technology for Classroom Integration
Curriculum and Technology Strategies
Educational Technology in Special Educ
Other Requirements
Content/Pedagogy Requirements (These courses link content and pedagogy in specific content areas.)12
Graduate Education Electives 9
Total Credit Hours30

Content/Pedagogy Courses

Concentration Courses

Childhood and Childhood/Special Education (Grades 1-6)
EDG 701Advanced Strategies Lang Arts Educ (1-6)3
EDG 702Content & Strategies Math Teaching 5-83
EDG 703Advanced Strategies for Science Educ K-43
EDG 704Adv Strat for Social Studies Edu 1-63
EDG 705Content/Strat Prim Math Teaching K-43
Middle and Adolescent - English
EDG 713Teaching Race & Classic American Lit3
EDG 714Howells, James and Wharton3
Middle and Adolescent - French
EDG 721Advanced French Grammar & Stylistics3
EDG 722French Literature and Art3
EDG 723French Phonetics3
EDG 724Politics,Sociology of Contemp France3
Middle and Adolescent - Spanish
EDG 726Adv Grammar & Styl in Spanish3
EDG 727Latin American Cinema3
EDG 728Spanish Phonetics/Hst of Lang3
EDG 729Topics in Hispanic Literature3
Middle and Adolescent - Mathematics
EDG 731Harry Potter Acr Curr: Multidisc Approac3
EDG 732Introductory Combinatorics3
EDG 733Introduction to Ethnomathematics3
EDG 734Advanced Calculus3
Middle and Adolescent - Biology
EDG 741Biology and Ecology of Insects4
EDG 742Physiology: Mechanisms of Body Function3
EDG 743Physiological Plant Science4
EDG 744Ecosystem Assessment3
Middle and Adolescent - Chemistry
EDG 748Teaching HS Regents & Honors Chemistry3
EDG 750Teaching Advanced Placement Chemistry3
Middle and Adolescent - Physics (select four courses)
EDG 753Techniques Teach Regents/Honors Physics3
Middle and Adolescent - Social Studies (select four courses)
EDG 761Teaching World History3
EDG 762War & Peace in 20th Century3
EDG 763Teaching History of Mexico3
EDG 771International Human Rights3
EDG 772South African Politics3
EDG 773Women and Politics3