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What will I learn?

The purpose of the Master of Arts in Education: Concentration in Secondary Education is to support beginning teachers in developing and reflecting on their practice in relation to recent and continuing research on teaching and learning in their subject areas.

Required Courses (12 units)

  • ISED 797: Seminar in Educational Research, 3 units
  • SED 770: Current Issues in Secondary Education, 3 units
  • SED 780: Advanced Curriculum Development, 3 units
  • SED 850: Culminating Experience Project Design, 3 units

Which department am I in?

Graduate College of Education

Study options

Full Time (30 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$15,210.00 per year
Start date

24 January 2022


Graduate College of Education

1600 Holloway Avenue,

Burk Hall, Room 501,



94132, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

An applicant must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and the equivalent major coursework for the program area to which application is made.

For international students

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. Additional entrance requirements include:

A 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate degree or last 60 semester (90 quarter) units attempted, including credential courses.

Minimum TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 7.0 or PTE 65; some majors require higher scores.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.