The Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction (C &I) with a concentration American History serves students who currently work in or who intend to pursue careers in K12 education. The program provides candidates with opportunities to explore and research pedagogical best practice combined with in-depth preparation in the academic content area of American History. Candidates in the program will discover effective ways to improve their performance in their chosen professional settings. Graduates will possess a broad and deep understanding of curriculum, instruction and American History. See C & I American History Requirements for more detail on specific program requirements.
All criteria are considered when reviewing the candidates for admission to the Master of Education in C & I with concentration in American History degree program. However, no one criterion will be the sole reason for lack of admission to the program. Students should meet the following criteria to be considered for admission:
To apply, complete the online graduate admission application at the JMU Graduate School and submit the following items to Barbara Stern.
Dr. Michelle Cude
Curriculum and Instruction in American History Program
College of Education
James Madison Univeristy
Harrisonburg, VA 22807