The M.Ed. in Multicultural Education requires 48 credits:

  • 9 credits in Foundations of Education
  • 18 credits in Multicultural Education
  • 12 credits in Ethnic Diversity (outside the College of Education)
  • 9 credits in a Culminating Experience

All course choices are to be negotiated with your adviser, who has the discretion to recommend or require certain courses depending on your background.

You should carefully review the Program Requirements for details about all components of the M.Ed. course of study. You must also follow the Degree Requirements of the Graduate School; among these are that a course of study should include at least 18 credits at the 500 level or above as well as 18 graded credits.

Doctoral Program:

Ph.D.  and Ed.D. students work closely with their advisers to create highly tailored programs of study that include intermediate and advanced coursework in Multicultural Education as well as outside coursework to gain broader perspective and deeper insight into specialized topics.Ph.D. students have specific requirements and mile stones that can be viewed here. Ed.D students have specific degree and program requirements which can be found here.

• Prospective students holding relevant master’s degrees should apply to the College of Education’s Ph.D. program.

Graduates of this program work in classrooms and in school and district leadership roles (as content or curriculum specialists, team leaders, staff developers, etc.) as well as in nonprofit and community organizations. Graduates of the Ph.D. program also work in university faculty positions.