MS in Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum: Advanced Teaching Track Overview The Master of Science in Teaching, Learning and Curriculum: Advanced Studies Track is designed to provide you with advanced teaching knowledge and skills beyond those required for initial teacher certification. Upon graduation, you'll be qualified to enhance your current career in education or pursue a variety of other professional roles including: instructional leaders beyond the classroom, researchers in local, state, national or international organizations, and professionals in foundations, associations, corporations and private education institutions. The program also provides a strong foundation for doctoral level studies through an emphasis in research.You'll Learn to:Conduct effective instruction in a variety of education settingsUnderstand both the public and private sectors, as well as both small and large education organizationsDevelop, analyze, implemente, and evaluate instructional strategiesCommunicate effectively with internal and external groupsConcentrationsEducational AdministrationGlobal and InternationalHigher EducationInstructional TechnologyReading Specialist CertificationCustomized Concentration (e.g. Autism Spectrum Disorders, Educational Policy, ESL Program Specialist, Evaluation and Assessment)The Master's in Teaching, Learning and Curriculum: Advanced Studies Track is intended for currently certified teachers. If you're interested in obtaining teacher certification, please consider our other degree and certificate programs.State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum Core Courses EDUC 530 Advanced Techniques in Instruction & Assessment3.0 EDLT 532 Designing Virtual Communities for Staff Development - Non-Field Experience3.0 EDUC 609 Language & Culture in Education3.0 EDUC 714 Instructional and Curriculum Leadership3.0 EDUC 813 Educational Issues Seminar3.0Select two courses from the following:6.0 EDPO 620 Education Policy: Concepts, Issues, and Applications EDUC 705 School Law and Politics EDUC 804 Program Evaluation in Organizations Research Courses EDUC 700 Classroom Research for Teachers I4.5 EDUC 701 Classroom Research for Teachers II1.5Concentration Courses*18.0Total Credits45.0 *Choose from the following concentration options with the approval of your academic advisor and the program director:Educational AdministrationGlobal and International EducationHigher EducationInstructional TechnologyCustomized Concentration (including other Drexel academic departments) e.g., ESL Program Specialist, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Educational Policy, Evaluation and Assessment* Reading Specialist Certication Plan of StudyView Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionUndergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo professional letters of recommendationPersonal EssayAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2015-2016 is $868 per credit. (A 25% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1157 per credit) This rate applies only to new online students.Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2015 September 21, 2015 December 5, 2015 December 7, 2015 December 12, 2015 Winter 2016 January 4, 2016 March 14, 2016 March 15, 2016 March 19, 2016 Spring 2016 March 28, 2016 June 6, 2016 June 7, 2016 June 10, 2016 Summer 2016 June 20, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016 September 3, 2016 Apply today for the MS in Teaching, Learning & Curriculum: Advanced Studies Track Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.