Important Dates

  FALL 2018 (Fall Entry)
Cal State Apply Application April 1, 2018
C&I Supplemental Materials April 1, 2018
C&I Admissions Interview Event TBD

Master of Arts in Curriculum & Instruction

The M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction program is designed to support school-based educators in developing advanced knowledge and skill with research-based practices necessary to promote PK-16 students’ development of the multiple literacies needed to meet the demands of the 21st century. A program emphasis is to create a professional learning community of the school- and university-based members of the program, with a common goal of advancing teaching practice to foster student learning.

Program Features 

  • 4-5 quarters of coursework, and
  • A culminating action research project involving the study of a problem of teaching practice;
  • Hybrid and online course delivery to accommodate the schedule of working professionals;
  • Paths for PK-16 educators;
  • Program faculty with expertise in PK, elementary or secondary classroom instruction with diverse students.

Admission Requirements

  • A teaching credential (by start of program) OR two years of PK-16 teaching experience;
  • Access to an educational setting for conducting action research.

 

Program Coordinator:

Dr. Tanya Flushman
Phone: 805.756.5537
Office: Building 02 Room 133
Email: tflushma@calpoly.edu

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School of Education
California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
805.756.2126
soe@calpoly.edu