Educators who want to pursue a Master of Science in Education have four online options available through Texas A&M International University's (TAMIU) College of Education. Online programs provide the flexibility and affordability working professionals need to pursue academic and career advancement while still working and meeting personal obligations.
Master of Science in Educational Administration Online
This 30-credit-hour online program may be completed in as few as 10 months, and it is ideal for educators who want to become school administrators. This program will prepare you for leadership roles in increasingly complex school systems.
Taught by experienced practitioners, the program prepares you to pass the required Texas Education Agency principal exams. You will complete the program with a practicum under the supervision of a university professor and a field mentor so you can demonstrate key competencies.
Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Bilingual Education Online
This 33-credit-hour program is designed to give you an advantage in achieving curricular leadership roles in multicultural learning environments. It does not require applicants to be bilingual to enter.
The 100-percent online coursework includes oral language assessment, principles for developing language proficiency, the implementation of English as a Second Language programs, and methods for teaching reading and language arts in bilingual settings. Courses include Social and Cultural Studies of Education, Advanced Theories for Learning, Collegial Coaching and Mentoring, and an Evaluation of Curriculum & Instruction capstone. Students can complete the program in as few as 12 months.
Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Educational Administration Online
This is a 33-credit-hour, fully online program that can be completed in as few as 12 months. Students in this program study contemporary supervisory practices and research related to effective instructional performance.
The core curriculum emphasizes the practical application of current theory, research, assessment and coaching to improve learning. You will also gain an in-depth understanding of public school law, school administration and advanced problems in supervision.
Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Reading Online
This program targets educators who want to be curriculum leaders in literacy instruction, or achieve Reading Specialist and/or Master Reading Teacher Certification. The 33-credit hour program is 100-percent online and can be completed in as few as 12 months. The coursework covers a variety of reading models with an emphasis on language and cognition, literacy development, comprehension, motivation, and current literacy trends. You will also learn about interventions for struggling readers through classroom-based field experiences.
Learn more about TAMIU's online Master of Science programs in Education.
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