University Catalog 2024-2025

Curriculum and Instruction (MEd)

Degree Requirements

Select three hours of the following:3
Foundations of Curriculum
Teachers as Leaders
Education of Children with Exceptionalities
Seminar on Teacher as Learner: Developmental Theory, Research and Practice
Select 18-24 credits of the following:18-24
Theory and Practice In Teaching Diverse Populations
Introduction to Learning Design and Technology
Design and Evaluation Of Instructional Materials
The Teaching Of Composition
Reading In the Content Areas
Advanced Educational Psychology
Adolescent Development
Special Problems in Educational Psychology
Cognitive Processes
Select 6-9 credit hours of the following:6-9
Research Applications In Curriculum and Instruction
Teacher as Researcher
Educational Testing and Measurement
Advanced Seminar in Multicultural Education
Statistics For the Behavioral Sciences I
ST 508
Designing Instructional Systems in Training and Development
Master's Thesis Research
Master's Thesis Preparation
Total Hours30


Full Professors

  • Cathy L. Crossland
  • Jessica Theresa DeCuir-Gunby
  • Krista Dawn Glazewski
  • John K. Lee
  • Patricia L. Marshall
  • John Nietfeld
  • Kevin M. Oliver
  • Edward J. Sabornie
  • Margareta M. Thomson

Associate Professors

  • Candy M. Beal
  • Sarah J. Carrier
  • Dennis Scott Davis
  • Deniz Eseryel
  • DeLeon L. Gray
  • Chu-Jen Huang
  • Jessica Heather Hunt
  • Meghan McGlinn Manfra
  • James Minogue
  • Temple A. Walkowiak
  • Angela Michelle Wiseman
  • Carl A. Young

Assistant Professors

  • Chandra Alston
  • Christy Michelle Byrd
  • Michelle Marie Falter
  • Jill Freiberg Grifenhagen
  • Michael Andre Jarry-Shore
  • Shiyan Jiang
  • Crystal Lee
  • Paula McAvoy
  • Amato Nocera
  • Jamie Nicole Pearson
  • Jackie Eunjung Relyea
  • Daniela Castellanos Reyes
  • Jonee Wilson

Practice/Research/Teaching Professors

  • Drinda Elaine Benge
  • Vandna Gill Bindra
  • Sarah Cannon
  • Valerie Ness Faulkner
  • Ann D. Harrington
  • Kristin Hoffmann
  • Micha Jeffries
  • Jill Jones
  • Joanne Greer Koch
  • Linda McCabe-Smith
  • Julia O'Neal McKeown

Emeritus Faculty

  • John F. Arnold
  • Barbara J. Fox
  • Edwin R. Gerler Jr.
  • Lawrence Keith Jones
  • Susan Sinclair Osborne
  • Carol A. Pope
  • Ruie J. Pritchard
  • Norman A. Sprinthall
  • Lois M. Thies-Sprinthall
  • Ellen S. Vasu

Teaching Assistant Professor

  • Jared Stewart-Ginsburg