Social Foundations of Education, MA

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 36 Hours

Required Courses
SCFD 5123History of Education3
SCFD 5713Educational Philosophy3
SCFD 5873Culture, Society and Education3
SCFD 5883Educational Sociology3
Hours Subtotal12
Research and Inquiry
REMS 5013Research Design and Methodology3
REMS 5953Statistical Methods in Education3
SCFD 5913Introduction to Qualitative Inquiry3
Hours Subtotal9
SCFD 5923Popular Culture and Education3
EDLE 5813Leadership Theory and Ethical Decision Making3
GWST 5300Seminar in Gender and Women's Studies3
Hours Subtotal9
Master's Thesis
SCFD 5000Master’s Report or Thesis6
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours36

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level