Curriculum Research, Early Childhood Education, Aesthetics & Teacher Education (CREATE)

Students and faculty in Curriculum, Aesthetics, and Teacher Education (CATE) have a major focus in one or more of the three primary areas: curriculum, aesthetics, and teacher education; and choices within several sub-areas: early childhood, middle grades, secondary, and social studies education.

Typical Plan of Study (32 hours)

Select 1 Educational Policy, Organization and Leadership Foundations Course

4 hours

400- or 500-level Electives with advisor approval

12 hours

595 independent study can be applied up to a maximum of 8 hours.  599 thesis research does not count towards this requirement.

Electives in Education with advisor approval

12 hours

Sample of elective courses, courses should be chosen in consultation with advisor. 595 independent study can be applied up to a maximum of 8 hours.  

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