Science/Math Education Program

U.S. News and World ReportDegree: Master of Science in Education 
Program: Science/Math Education
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 36 credit hours
Delivery Format: Online
PrerequisitesBachelor’s degree and a teaching certificate with an endorsement in biology, math, chemistry, physics or physical science. 

The Master of Science in Education: Science/Math Education is a 36 credit hour program designed for Science and Math teachers in grades 7 through 12 who are interested in becoming better teachers. Students may choose their 12 credit hour major emphases from either Biology, Chemistry, Math or Physical Science/Physics.  All coursework is available online and includes both content and pedagogy.


Required and Elective Courses
To view the required and elective courses, click here.  
Program Overview
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How do I get started? 


1. Learn more
about the program on the Science/Math Education website for prospective students, or request information.

2. Prepare to apply by viewing the program's application process, or apply now.

3. Contact the coordinator with any questions about the program:

Holly Peterson
Distance Education Coordinator
Science/Math Education Program
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Phone: 308-865-8043
Email: msedsci@unk.edu 

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