Maximize your teaching effectiveness for students

The online Curriculum and Instruction master’s degree is designed for K-12 teachers in all areas and grade levels who are interested in becoming better classroom teachers. The field of curriculum and instruction can advance your professional growth as an educator, whether to expand within your discipline or address specific instructional concerns.

Choose from concentration areas in:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Instructional Effectiveness
  • Montessori - Early Childhood
  • Montessori - Elementary
  • Reading/Special Education
  • School Librarian
  • Secondary Education
  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
  • Transitional Certification

Career Opportunities with a Master's in Curriculum and Instruction

  • Teacher
  • Preschool coordinator
  • Head Start director
  • Early childhood educator
  • Curriculum developer
  • Program director
  • Instructional designer
  • Consultant
  • Educational analyst
  • Reading specialist
  • Literacy coach
  • School librarian

Benefits of a Master's Degree

A graduate degree helps you advance your career by qualifying for higher positions with additional leadership opportunities. The median salary for those with master’s degrees is 16% higher than for those with an undergraduate degree, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.