Secondary Social Studies Education, Master of Education (certification, M.Ed.)

Non-thesis only: 36 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
TLPL628 (TLPL688F)3
TLPL638 (TLPL688G)3
EDSP603Instruction of Students with Physical Disabilities (EDSP603B)3
TLPL470Knowledge, Reasoning, and Learning in Secondary Social Studies3
TLPL686Secondary Social Studies Pedagogy3
TLPL678Professional Seminar in Education3
TLPL698Conducting Research on Teaching3
TLPL689Internship in Education8
TLPL618Digital Learning Tools and Communities1
Total Credits36

 *INTEGRATED MASTER'S CERTIFICATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

Course Title Credits
TLPL641Reading, Cognition, and Instruction: Reading in the Content Areas I3
TLPL674Studying Student Learning in Diverse Settings3
TLPL676Teaching as a Profession3
TLPL684Trends in Secondary School Curriculum: Social Studies3
TLPL686Secondary Social Studies Pedagogy3
TLPL689Internship in Education12
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.