Master of Arts in Education Degree in Elementary Education K-6

Master of Arts in Education Degree

The Master of Arts in Education degree is awarded in the following major fields: school counseling, instructional leadership, elementary education K-6, P-12 education, secondary education, and special education: collaborative teacher K-6 and/or 6-12. Programs range from 33-48 semester hours. See specific program requirements below.

Elementary Education (K-6) (ALSDE/NCATE  Approved)
Elementary Education

Prerequisite: valid Class B professional certificate in the elementary field.

Required Courses
EED 601Methods of Action Research for Educators3
EED 602Applied Action Research for Educators3
EED 605Instructional Technology for Early Childhood and Elementary Education3
EED 610The Master Teacher3
EED 611Issues in Early Childhood and Elementary Education3
EED 625Advanced Studies in Assessment of Early Childhood and Elementary Learners3
EEX 605Survey of Students with Disabilities ((required if not previously completed) or approved diversity course)3
Advisor-approved coursework related to elementary education (at least six hours must be at the 600 level)12
Total Hours33