Master in Education Programs

M.Ed. in Elementary Education Curriculum & Instruction

Director's Welcome & M.Ed. Overview

Drury University offers the Master of Arts in Teaching and ten different Master in Education degrees: elementary, middle school, and secondary curriculum and instruction, gifted education, human services, online teaching, instructional leadership, instructional mathematics K-8, instructional technology and instructional technology/media, exceptional children and youth, Drury Alternative Track to Special Education or DATSE) and special reading.

Required Core Courses (18 hours):

It is recommended that the required courses be taken in the following order:

SCI 620*: Technology in the Classroom
EDUC 605: Advanced Educational Psychology & Assessment
SS 624: The Home, the School and the Community
HFA 636: Teaching and Evaluation of Writing
EDUC 689**: Introduction to Educational Research
EDUC 700**: Capstone Seminar

* Must be taken within the first two semesters.
**must be taken in last 9 hours of program

Courses Required in Emphasis (18 hours):

EDUC 634: Advanced Curriculum and Instruction
EDUC 665: Improvement of Reading Instruction
SCI 622: Improvement of Mathematics K-12
SCI 631: Improvement of Science Instruction
Teaching Field Elective
Teaching Field Elective