Required Coursework Option 1
Our program will prepare you to be a science education leader in the K-12 setting or to be a university science educator through approximately equal components of education and science with supporting work in additional science fields.
Option1 requires 90 graduate hours distributed in the following manner:
Science – 30 hours in two or more fields. You will select a science major field of study from:
Natural Resources and Environmental Management
Physics and Astronomy
Science Education – 18 hours.
Research Methodologies – 17 hours. These courses consist of Design, Quantitative, Qualitative and Advanced courses.
Choose 2 from:
Education -15 hours. These consist of Cognitive Science, Educational Psychology, Adult Education, Curriculum, and Philosophy courses.
Dissertation/Record of Study Research – 10 hours . Focus: Science Education
You must complete the program within seven years of when you began it.
Full-time students must receive advisor approval by the end of the first year of study
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