Curriculum and Instruction
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
Evangel University’s Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program is designed for the educator whose career goal is to remain in the classroom as a master teacher and a teacher leader. The program provides a unique opportunity to integrate study, research and practical experiences.
Evangel University's graduate program in education offers you the opportunity to take your life and career to the next level. Outstanding faculty members offer professional mentoring and insightful instruction drawn from their years of experience as teachers, reading specialists, principals and consultants. They are also people of deep faith who embrace teaching as a calling.
The unique design of the education program allows you to complete your master’s degree at times and places convenient for you. Features of this program include the following:
- Evening classes during fall and spring semesters
- Some online classes
- Summer block sessions
- Thesis or project option
- Flexibility to complete in two to five years
Program Plan (pdf)
|Want to see exactly what classes you will take? The Program Plan (sometimes called a degree sheet) includes all specific requirements - including University proficiencies, Frameworks courses and degree requirements.|
Each of Evangel's academic programs is made up of a set of core curriculum, program requirements and electives. The courses listed below are just a small sample of courses that might be taken as a part of this specific program.
The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction requires 35-36 credit hours. Below is a sampling of the courses you will take. For a full list of courses, see the program plan.
|Leadership Seminars||These week-long seminars focus on communication and the political influence of educational leaders. Students have the opportunity to hear from leaders in educational technology, discuss issues with local and state politicians, and engage in a variety of collaborative problem solving activities.|
|Cultural Competence||This course investigates how school personnel and organizational programs meet the needs of diverse and multicultural populations. Students are challenged to reflect on personal bias and its impact on leadership behaviors in an educational setting.|
|Leadership Internship||Students will participate in 300 hours of a personally designed internship. Based on future career goals, students can work as a university teaching assistant, partner with local curriculum directors, or shadow a school superintendent.|
Evangel University's world-class faculty is made up of caring, Christian professionals who are distinguished in their fields and dedicated to the development of tomorrow's Christian leaders.
When Matt Stringer graduated from Evangel in 1989 after playing football for the Crusaders, he decided to teach the game to others. He was a high school coach and teacher for 11 years while simultaneously earning master’s and doctoral degrees. When the opportunity came to join Evangel as a faculty member and football coach, Stringer […] read more
- Classroom teacher
- Teacher leader
Applicants who have met the following criteria will be considered for admission to the Graduate Studies program:
- Hold an earned baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university or be accepted into an Evangel University 5-year BS/MS degree program.
- Have a grade point average of 3.0 or better in the last 60 hours of undergraduate work or last two years as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student.
- Provide official results of required entrance examinations.
- Meet specific departmental requirements as stipulated in the individual program descriptions.