Master of Arts in Education — Gifted Education Degree Curriculum

Core Courses 12 hours

  • ETL 800: Leadership Skills for Teachers
  • ETL 801: Leading Achievement Change
  • ETL 803: Curriculum for Teacher Leaders
  • ETL 805: Research for Teacher Leaders

Gifted Education Courses 12 hours

  • EMS 855: Gifted and Talented Youth
  • EMS 856: Curriculum in the Gifted and Talented Education
  • EMS 857: Model Programs for Gifted and Talented Education
  • EMS 858: Practicum for Gifted and Talented Education

Supporting Courses 3 hours

Select one of the following:

  • ESE 774: Not listed in catalog course descriptions
  • EMG 806: Reading Instruction in the Middle School
  • ELE 871: Literacy Programs: P-5
  • EPY 816: Tests and Measurements
  • SED 800: Exceptional Learners in the Regular Classroom
  • EDF 855: Foundations of Multicultural Education
  • EMS 818: Effective Instructional Models and Practices
  • EMS 830: Not listed in catalog course descriptions
  • EMS 842: Discipline and Classroom Management
  • EMS 853: Creativity in the Classroom
  • EMS 854: Social & Emotional Development of Gifted and Talented

Exit Requirements 3 hours

  • ETL 806: Teacher Leader Capstone

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion 30 hours

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 6 of the university graduate catalog.