60 credit hours of graduate course work, plus 12 credit hours of doctoral-thesis research. Course work provides a foundation that supports students' ongoing research.
|STEM Education Core Courses||15|
|Select 15 credit hours from the following:|
|Instructional Design and Technology in STEM Education|
|Stem Teaching And Teacher Education|
|Stem Curriculum And Policy|
|Assessment In Stem Education|
|Stem-Education Research Practicum|
|Diversity and Equity in Stem Education|
|Research Competency Requirement||15|
|Introduction to Research|
Select 12 credit hours of research methods including quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods approaches. 1
|Student Diversity Requirement||9|
|9 credit hours on student social, cultural and demographic diversity including: 1|
|Issues and Trends in Multicultural Education|
6 credit hours focused on specific dimensions of diversity from an allied field 2
|Introduction to the Learning Science|
6 credit hours in foundations including courses in (a) the social and cultural foundations of education, (b) a content course in student's area of specialization 1
Select 9 credit hours of electives meant to provide greater focus on area of specialization. 2
|Pre-Candidacy to Dissertation Research.|
|Post-Candidacy Dissertation Research.|
|Total Credit Hours||72|
See Graduate Program Director for a list of required research courses.
See Graduate Program Director for guidance.