Learning and Teaching in STEM (PhD): Science Education

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Degree Requirements

College Scholar Leader Core Courses6
Scholar Leader: Diversity and Equity in Schools and Communities
Scholar Leader: Systemic Change in Education
College Research Methods Courses15
Required Introductory Research Methods Courses6
Applied Quantitative Methods in Education I
Introduction to Qualitative Research in Education (or equivalent)
Advanced Research Methods Courses (Select one course from the list below)3
Applied Quantitative Methods in Education II
Advanced Qualitative Research and Data Analysis in Education 1
Mixed Methods Research in Education
Advanced Research Methods Electives6
Select two courses from the list above or other advanced research methods courses approved by the student advisor. 6
Dissertation Research9
Doctoral Dissertation Research

Science Education

Required Learning and Teaching in STEM Education Core Courses6
Contemporary Research and Critical Issues in STEM Education
Special Problems in Science Teaching
Science Education Specific Courses12
Theoretical and Critical Perspectives of Science Education
Foundations Of Science Education
Research Applications in Science Education
Internship In Mathematics and Science Education
Specialty Courses12
Specialty Courses are determined in conjunction with the academic committee 2
Total Hours60