Philosophy of Education

Philosophy of Education is designed for students with diverse philosophical interests and orientations: ethics and education; philosophy and educational research; gender studies in education; John Dewey and Progressivism; social and political theories in education; technology and education; the media and popular culture; art and aesthetic education; religious educational policy; global studies in education; and philosophy of language and education.

Typical Plan of Study (minimum 32 hours)

Master degree requirements

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All Master's degree students must complete a minimum 12 credit hours coursework at the 500 level in Education.

Select three concentration core courses

12 hours

Select 1 Educational Policy, Organization and Leadership Foundations Course

4 hours

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.  

Thesis Research

2 - 8 hours

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