The Curriculum and Instruction Program is a graduate degree for bachelor-prepared individuals who wish to develop and enhance their curriculum and instruction repertoire. The program encompasses the study of curricular planning and development with an integration of technology, assessment and evaluation practices, strategies for effective classroom instruction for a variety of learners, and critical issues within the field of education. The adult education specialization focuses on the areas of distance education, training, and adult learning theories, practices, and applications. (42 credits)

Course #Course Title CreditsPrerequisite(s)
COM 516Professional Communications1 —
EDD 569Introduction to Action Research2 —
PSYCH 538Lifespan Development and Learning3 —
EDD 520Critical Issues in Education3 —
QNT 575Measurement, Evaluation, & Ethics in Research2 —
CUR 558Foundations of Curriculum and Instruction3 —
EDD 577Action Research3 EDD 569
CUR 524Instructional Design3 —
CMP 540Integrating Educational Technology in the Classroom3 —
CUR 562Standards-Based Curriculum and Instruction3 —
CUR 578Evaluation and Assessment of Curriculum3 —
EDD 580Applications of Action Research2 EDD 577
EDTC 510Foundations of Distance Education and Training2 —
EDD 511Adult Learning: Theories, Principles, and Applications3 —
EDTC 560Applications of Multimedia and Web Page Design3 —
EDTC 570Courseware Authoring3 EDTC 560