Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education Option, M.Ed.

About: 

Developed by UMass Lowell's education, science and engineering faculty, the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education Option, M.Ed. for science teachers provides online science and science education courses that are inquiry-based and have a strong hands-on component.

Aided by kits of materials developed by course instructors, master's degree students engage in a variety of guided and open-ended inquiries as the primary means of developing their understanding of the concepts that are presented. In addition, students enrolled in this program assess their own science teaching methods and use the strategies presented to design learning experiences for their own classrooms.

Program Highlights:

  • Named a Top Online Graduate Education Program by U.S. News & World Report
  • Prepares practitioners to be leaders in educational improvement and reform

Learn More About This Program:
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Sample a Course

Visit UMass Lowell's Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education Option, M.Ed. webpage for more information.

Tuition/Fees: 

 

Type of Fee Amount
Fee Per Credit $470
Registration Fee Per Semester $30
Returned Check Fee Per Semester* $30
Late Fee for Nonpayment $50
Total for Course** $1,440 ($470 x 3 credits = $1,410 + $30 registration fee per semester)

*Applicable when check is returned unpaid.

**Courses can vary from one to six credits; this total represents a standard three-credit course.

For registration information, visit UMass Lowell's website.

Accreditation: 

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

 

Admissions: 

For information about UMass Lowell's graduate admissions process, visit https://www.uml.edu/grad.

 

Financial Aid: 

Availability of financial aid varies depending on matriculation and course status. For more information, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 978-934-4220 or financialaidquestions@uml.edu.

 

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Phone: 
978-934-4600
Campus: 
Lowell
Level: 
Graduate
Type: 
Master's Degree
Credits: 
30
Tuition Per Credit: 
$470
Format: 
Online
Subject: 
Education
Health Sciences
Science, Engineering and Math