Online Master of Science in Educational Administration –Supervisory Certification in Curriculum and Instruction
Quality teaching goes hand-in-hand with quality curriculum. Schools need trained professionals who can help design meaningful subject units, useful assessment tools, and offer teachers coaching on their instructional strategies.
K-12 educators interested in developing advanced skills in curriculum and instruction can study online with Gwynedd Mercy University to earn their Master of Science in Educational Administration leading to a Supervisory Certification in Curriculum and Instruction. This selective 33-credit master’s degree program is intended for educators with a minimum of five years’ experience.
The program features convenient online study and an accelerated format in which you take courses one at a time in seven-week blocks.
Take Curriculum and Instruction from Plan to Practice
Gwynedd Mercy University’s MSEA- Curriculum and Instruction program aims to produce graduates who can act as curriculum specialists, evaluate student learning, and help develop the instructional skills of fellow teachers. Course topics in this online master’s degree program include:
- Theories of learning and teaching
- Regulatory, legal, and ethical considerations for schools
- Research techniques for administrators
- Analyzing and assessing student learning and outcomes
- School staff development and school resource management
Successful graduates of this program should be prepared to steer curriculum and instructional development in an administrative capacity at a K-12 school.
An Online Master’s Degree That Works With You
Gwynedd Mercy University focuses on providing practical, relevant professional education grounded in an ethical mindset. Our online educational environment isn’t just designed to deliver a quality educational experience: it also provides the same supportive atmosphere as our on-campus courses.
In our online MS in education programs, you’ll benefit from small class sizes guided by instructors with relevant experience and credentials. You’ll have the opportunity to share your perspective with like-minded classmates, and take part in learning experiences that teach practical strategies you can put to work right away.
Who Can Apply
Applicants must provide proof of at least five years’ experience in an instructional setting, or be able to demonstrate that they will have completed at least five years by the time they finish the MSEA and apply for certification.
Applicants who already have a master’s degree and wish to earn Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction certification only may apply to our post-master’s certification program.
Take The First Step
Ready to prepare for a career in curriculum and instruction? Today is the day: contact a Gwynedd Mercy University admissions counselor to learn more about our online master’s degree programs in educational administration.
*Certification: This program was designed to meet the certification requirements of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. If you reside in a different state, you should carefully review your home state’s certification requirements prior to enrolling in this program.