General Requirements for all graduate programs include:
The Master’s Degree in Elementary Education program is for teachers with Temporary
or Professional Certification who wish to pursue an advanced degree in their field.
The Master’s Degree in Elementary Education with ESOL plus Certification program
is for those seeking initial certification. This program includes a student teaching
The Master’s Degree in Reading Education program is for certified teachers seeking
state reading certification while obtaining an advanced degree.
The Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction plus Certification in K-12 or
Secondary Education program is for those seeking initial certification and includes
a student teaching component. Specializations are available in: Art, Biology, Chemistry,
English, French, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences, or Spanish.
Florida Atlantic University’s Master’s Degree in Social Foundations with a specialization
in Instructional Technology provides students with the necessary background to enable
them to utilize, implement, and maintain modern technology in the field of education
The Master’s Degree in Social Foundations of Education in Educational Psychology
program does not lead to certification in any area but allows students to specialize
in the application of psychology in an educational setting.
The Master’s Degree in Environmental Education is offered through the Department
of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education and provides a comprehensive
graduate program that prepares future professionals in the field of environmental
education and enhances the environmental education knowledge and skills of practicing
teachers. This university-wide, interdisciplinary curriculum requires 36 semester
hours of credit, and includes opportunities to apply academic theory to practical
experiences in the classroom, as well as on-site at the Pine Jog Environmental Education
Center. For additional information about this program, please contact Dr. Nancy Romance
For additional information about the graduate programs in the Department of Teaching
and Learning, please contact:
Boca Raton Campus 561-297-3791
Davie Campus 954-236-1028
Macarthur/Jupiter Campus 561-799-8135