School of Education - George Mason University

Curriculum and Instruction, MEd - Concentration in Secondary Education History and Social Studies

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Teaching social studies powerfully and authentically begins with a deep knowledge and understanding of the subject and its unique goals. Social studies programs prepare students to identify, understand, and work to solve the challenges facing our diverse nation in an increasingly interdependent world.

Licensure Course Work (23 credits)

Course work meets licensure and master's degree requirements.

Recommended Sequence

Completion of MEd Degree (12 credits)

An additional 12 credits are required for completion of the Master of Education (MEd) in Curriculum and Instruction degree and must be completed within six years of admission to the program.

*Choose 9 credits from the following:

Note: *Other electives may be considered with advisor approval.

Total Credits: 35