Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in the Field of International Education
The master of arts in education and human development in the field of international education degree program is designed for individuals who are entering or advancing in positions associated with training, education, adult learning, and development activities in diverse settings that require international understanding. Students acquire knowledge of other countries and cultures, using the education system as a means of interpreting and translating knowledge across cultures, and analysis of the formal and non-formal school systems as they reflect history, culture, development, values, contemporary concerns, and future trends. In addition, students acquire tools, methods, and habits of analysis that enable them to play a variety of roles as leaders and change agents.
Students in this program can also enroll in and receive a graduate certificate in Incorporating International Perspectives in Education.
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Required: 36 credits, including 18 credits in required courses, 9 credits in courses in a specialization, and 9 credits in elective courses.
|EDUC 6114||Introduction to Quantitative Research|
|or EDUC 6116||Introduction to Educational Statistics|
|And five of the following:|
|EDUC 6601||International and Comparative Education|
|EDUC 6602||Regional Studies in International Education|
|EDUC 6610||Programs and Policies in International Education|
|EDUC 6615||Internationalizing U.S. Schools|
|EDUC 6620||Strategies and Analysis in International Education|
|EDUC 6630||International Experiences|
|EDUC 6660||Capstone in International Education|
|EDUC 6631||Internship: International Education|
|EDUC 6640||Selected Topics in International Education|
|EDUC 6650||Education and National Development|
|9 credits in a professional, academic, or regional specialization selected in consultation with the program advisor.|
|9 credits of approved electives selected in consultation with the program advisor.|
Up to 6 additional credit hours of internship may be required for students who do not have international education related experience.