Graduate Certificate in STEM Master Teacher

The graduate certificate in STEM master teacher provides licensed K-12 educators with an opportunity to expand their skills and methods for engaging students in rich, powerful STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) learning experiences. The establishment of this 12-credit certificate coincides with adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and addresses the anticipated professional development needs of school districts adopting these new standards.

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits, including 9 credits in required courses and a 3-credit elective course.

Required
CPED 6701Arts in the STEM Curriculum
CPED 6702Integrating Engineering in the Math and Science Classroom
CPED 6703Advanced STEM Teaching Methods
Elective
One of the following:
CPED 6367Perspectives and Research in Teaching Science
CPED 6370Perspectives and Research in Teaching Mathematics
CPED 8309Supervising Preservice Clinical Experience

Students may apply courses toward the Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in the field of Curriculum and Instruction.