Middle School Education, Master of Education (certification, M.Ed.)

Non-thesis only: 38 credits required

In addition to the course requirements, students must complete the following non-course requirements:

  • Pass the Basic Skills Examination
  • Pass the Praxis II Examination

GRADUATE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Course Title Credits
EDHD413Adolescent Development3
TLPL641Reading, Cognition, and Instruction: Reading in the Content Areas I3
TLPL6283
TLPL6383
EDSP603Instruction of Students with Physical Disabilities (EDSP603B)3
TLPL413Teaching and Learning Middle School Mathematics3
or TLPL420 Knowledge, Reasoning, and Learning in Science
TLPL606Teaching and Learning Mathematics in Secondary Schools3
or TLPL626 Learning to Teach and Learn Science
TLPL423Interdisciplinary Teaching in the Middle Grades I2
TLPL424Interdisciplinary Teaching in the Middle Grades II2
TLPL678Professional Seminar in Education1
TLPL698Conducting Research on Teaching3
TLPL689Internship in Education8
TLPL618Digital Learning Tools and Communities1
Total Credits38

*INTEGRATED MASTER'S CERTIFICATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

Course Title Credits
TLPL423Interdisciplinary Teaching in the Middle Grades I2
TLPL424Interdisciplinary Teaching in the Middle Grades II2
TLPL606Teaching and Learning Mathematics in Secondary Schools3
or TLPL626 Learning to Teach and Learn Science
TLPL641Reading, Cognition, and Instruction: Reading in the Content Areas I3
TLPL674Studying Student Learning in Diverse Settings3
TLPL676Teaching as a Profession3
TLPL689Internship in Education11
TLPL698Conducting Research on Teaching3
Total Credits30

*UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS COMPLETE COURSEWORK DURING THEIR BACCALAUREATE WHICH PARTIALLY SATISFIES THE MARYLAND STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION'S TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS. THE REMAINING 30 CREDITS FOR STATE CERTIFICATION ARE COMPLETED ONCE THE STUDENT IS ADMITTED TO THE GRADUATE SCHOOL.