Science/Math Education Program

U.S. News and World Report 2018Degree: 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. 

This online master’s program is designed for science and math educators in grades 7-12 who want to gain advanced pedagogical skills to become more effective teachers. Starting in Fall 2019, you can select either the Integrated Option or the Chemistry Option of the program based on the expertise and qualifications you need for your classroom or school.

Integrated Option

The Integrated Option provides graduate course experience across disciplines while also focusing on a Major Emphasis in your choice of the following endorsement areas: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics/Physical Science.

Chemistry Option

The Chemistry Option is geared toward chemistry teachers who want a greater focus on chemistry within their graduate degree.

Completion of certain coursework in this program may qualify you to teach dual credit established by the Higher Learning Commission. For information about dual credit qualifications, contact us to discuss program and course options based on your specific teaching needs.


Required and Elective Courses
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Program Overview
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How do I get started? 


1. Request information
about a program to learn more.

2. Apply to the program.

3. Contact UNK eCampus with any questions:

University of Nebraska at Kearney - eCampus
Phone: 308-865-8927
Email: ecampus@unk.edu

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