Florida Atlantic University is a public university based in Boca Raton, Florida. It has five other campuses located throughout the state. Princeton Review ranks FAU as one of the best public universities in the Southeast. In addition, the school is ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. FAU offers over 170 degree programs across 10 renowned colleges. This includes an online M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction.
The 36-credit Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction balances theoretical and practical application. Students complete critical writing and research projects related to curriculum, instruction, and assessment. The degree can be finished in two years and also addresses global perspectives and diversity. Courses include:U.S. Curricular Trends and Issues Design Components of Curriculum Program Evaluation in Curriculum and Instruction Global Perspectives of Curricular Trends Across Nations Educational Research
This degree program is designed for certified teachers and other professionals, not for those seeking teacher certification. Students take core courses, research/statistics courses, and a capstone course. The capstone course requires action research in schools and communities.