Assessment, Curriculum And Teaching - GRAD

Degree: M.Ed.

Gain valuable skills and opportunities to advance your teaching career through the exploration of online teaching and STEM subjects in Millersville University's Assessment, Curriculum and Teaching graduate program.

Why Study This Program?

The Assessment, Curriculum and Teaching program at Millersville University is designed with the busy educator in mind. The fully online program focuses on two concentrations that better advance the knowledge and careers of today’s educators. With available concentrations in Online Teaching and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Education, this program offers high demand, online opportunities to advance your teaching career.

The Online Teaching concentration is designed for educators interested in learning the foundational tools and pedagogy for blended and online environments. With the explosion of online and blended instructional opportunities for students and teachers locally and nationally, this program helps prepare graduates to design and facilitate online classes. This program is connected to International Association for K-12 Online Learning and Pennsylvania Department of Education standards for online teaching.

The STEM Education concentration is designed for educators interested in developing their knowledge and experience with integrated STEM Education. Through a multidisciplinary approach, this program helps prepare graduates to integrate modern science, technology, engineering and mathematics into the classroom. The credits achieved through this program meet ACT 48 requirements.

Graduates of this program receive a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Assessment, Curriculum and Teaching. Millersville University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and approved by the American Association of University Women. 

What Will You Learn?

Despite the online nature of this graduate-level program, passionate faculty at Millersville University ensure that Assessment, Curriculum and Teaching students have the tools and confidence to introduce modern teaching techniques into their classrooms.

Both concentrations are grounded in professional core courses about research methods, educational psychology and public policy before progressing toward courses specifically related to Online Teaching or STEM Education. The Online Teaching curriculum features coursework about current technology, online learning environments, individual learners, ethical issues and curricular design. The STEM Education curriculum explores current technology, instructional design, science curriculums, integrative education, engineering principles and mathematics in schools. Students complete their study with a faculty-advised capstone experience for teaching and learning.