M.A. Science Teaching: Secondary HS & MS (research)

This plan is for secondary science teachers who want to expand their content and pedagogical expertise. This is a research plan, and the preceding one is an extended coursework plan in the same area. Please note that this academic plan does not result in public school teacher certification.


For this 36-unit plan, you must complete:

These courses may be organized in one of the following three ways:

a content major, which includes 21 units of coursework in a single discipline

or a content emphasis of 18 units in one discipline plus 3 additional units of coursework

or a dual concentration, with at least 10 units in each of two disciplines

Click here for more information about our SCI undergraduate and graduate courses, SCM graduate courses, and Science Education faculty.