Master of Arts in Education Degree in Secondary Education-English/Language Arts

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Master of Arts in Education Degree

The Master of Arts in Education degree is awarded in the following major fields: school counseling, instructional leadership, early childhood education PK-3, elementary education K-6, P-12 education, secondary education, and special education: collaborative teacher K-6 and/or 6-12. Programs range from 33-51 semester hours. See program requirements below.

Secondary Education (6-12) (ALSDE/NCATE  Approved)
Secondary Education - English/Language Arts

Prerequisite: valid Class B professional educator certificate in the field of study.

See academic advisor for specific teaching field requirements. 

Required Courses
ED 000Graduate Capstone0
ED 601Methods of Educational Research3
ED 603Trends, Issues, and Diversity in Learning3
ED 605Curriculum Development3
ED 634Advanced Methods of Teaching in Grades 6-123
ED 655Evaluation in Modern Education3
EEX 605Survey of Students with Disabilities 13
Select one from the following:3
Human Growth and Development
Multicultural Issues of Teaching ESOL
Digital Literacy Instructional Context
History and Philosophy of Education
Ethics and Education
Special Topics in Education
Advisor-approved graduate coursework from any two of the following fields: English, communications, journalism, theater; six hours must be at the 600-level12
Total Hours33