2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Teaching: History M.S.Ed.

CIP: 131328

A member of the graduate education faculty will serve as the major advisor. A graduate faculty member from the history area will serve as area advisor, and both signatures will be required on the Degree Audit Form. Any change in a Degree Audit Form must be initiated by the student and be submitted to the Graduate Office accompanied with written approval from both advisors. This degree requires 32 credits, at least 16 of which shall be from courses numbered 600 or above.


Core Requirements (6)

EDUC 61695Philosophy of Education



EDUC 61649Issues in Education



EDUC 61682Improvement of Instruction through Action Research


EDUC 61683Action Research Paper


Subject Field Requirements (21)

Education Requirements (6)

EDUC 61650Improvement of Teaching


EDUC 61651Seminar and Practicum in Teaching


History Requirements (15)

HIST 33601Research Methods and Historiography


SOSC 36680Problems of Teaching Secondary Social Science


History Electives as directed


Unspecified Electives (5)

Total Credit Hours: 32

Comprehensive Examination

The examination will be scheduled and administered by faculty members in the College of Education and Human Services. The content of the examination will be equally divided between those courses required in education and the history area. Each department will be responsible for the construction and evaluation of its portion of the comprehensive examination. The degree candidate must pass both portions of the examination.