Cultural Studies in Education

Master’s Program

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Cultural Studies master’s degree prepares students by providing a solid background in teaching, curriculum and multicultural education. You also will have the option to choose a specialization, electives and research topics that align with your specific area of interest. Our master’s programs prepare students to become teachers, teacher educators, policy influencers or to further their research in Cultural Studies.

Cultural Studies offers three master’s degree options:

  • Master of Education (M.Ed.) with an emphasis on coursework
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) with a three-credit report
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) with a six-credit thesis


Basic Core Requirements (Minimum 9 hours)

Specialization (15 hours)

Courses Out of Department (Minimum 6 hours)

Master of Education (6 hours)

Master of Arts (6 hours)

At a Glance

Program Starts: Fall

Deadline to Apply:
December 31

Credit Hours Required:
M.A.: 36
M.Ed.: 30 hours

Schedule: Flexible

Program Location: On Campus

GRE Required? No

Luis Urrieta

Program Area Coordinator
Luis Urrieta

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Program Area Advisor
Keffrelyn Brown

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