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Master of Arts in Education, Curriculum and Instruction

  • Program Coordinator: Phil Kelly
  • Education Building, Room 215, Mail Stop 1725
  • Phone: (208) 426-4977
  • E-mail: pkelly@boisestate.edu

Master of Arts in Education, Curriculum and Instruction

Course Number and TitleCredits
Practical Perspectives6
ED-CIFS 536 Curriculum Planning and Implementation (3 cr)
ED-CIFS 537 Instructional Theory (3 cr)
Foundational Perspectives 6
ED-CIFS 506 Issues in Education (3 cr)
Select 3 credits from the following:
ED-CIFS 502 Comparative Education (3 cr)
ED-CIFS 505 Philosophy of Education (3 cr)
ED-CIFS 520 Foundations of Gifted and Talented Education (3 cr)
Research Perspectives6
ED-CIFS 503 Fundamentals of Educational Research (3 cr)
Select 3 credits from the following:
ED-CIFS 510 Introductory Statistics in Educational Research (3 cr)
ED-CIFS 549 Action Research and Its Implications in the Mathematics Classroom (3 cr)
ED-CIFS 574 Action Research and Practicum in Gifted and Talented Education (3 cr)
Cognate6-12
Available cognates include Certification, Gifted and Talented Education, Math Consulting Teacher, Teacher Leadership, and an Individualized Cognate
Culminating Activity1-6
Option 1. Capstone Course
ED-CIFS 692 Capstone Course (1 cr)
Option 2. Thesis or Project
ED-CIFS 591 Project or
ED-CIFS 593 Thesis (6 cr)
Total30-31