M.A. Science Teaching: Secondary MS (extended coursework)

This plan is for secondary science teachers who want to expand their content and pedagogical expertise. This is an extended coursework plan, and the following one is a research 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 four ways:

a content major, which includes 24 units of coursework in a single discipline

a content emphasis of 18 units in one discipline plus 6 additional units of coursework

a dual concentration with 12 units in each of two disciplines

or integrated content with at least 6 units in each of four disciplines

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