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Curriculum and Instruction

at Minnesota State University Moorhead

Program Details

  • Award: Master of Science
  • Credits: 32
  • Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
  • WIOA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Teacher Leadership, Credits: 15
  • Math Education, Credits: 16
  • Special Education, Credits: 13
  • TESL, Credits: 13
  • Literacy, Credits: 13
  • Technology, Credits: 13
  • Kodaly, Credits: 13

About this Program

This graduate program provides candidates with study in educational foundations, curriculum theory, instructional practices, and educational research. A thematic approach is used across all courses. Dominant themes are purposes of school, relationship of society to schools, learning from inquiry, teacher as decision maker, critical reflection, and improving teaching and learning. All candidates complete a common group of courses over two summers and two academic years. This course work leads to an action research project conducted in the candidate's classroom.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email:

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