Welcome to the Curriculum Specialist Program!
Curriculum Specialist: Master of Arts Degree
Major Code: 416A
This 39-credit-hour Master of Arts degree program will prepare you to become a curriculum instructional specialist whose primary concern is the improvement of learning opportunities for students. The degree develops your leadership to advise administrators and teachers on curriculum development, instruction and staff development. You will gain instructional expertise, knowledge of learners, research skills and content knowledge, as well as professional and leadership development.
The program is in compliance with the N.C. Department of Public Instruction (DPI) requirements leading to North Carolina Licensure as a curriculum-instructional specialist. Students must have a teaching license to be admitted.
For information on applying to this online program, please visit the Graduate School's admissions webpage.
Please take a moment to explore our links. If you have further questions about the program, please email Dr. Sara Olin Zimmerman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professional Links for Curriculum Specialists
- North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
- U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
- NCDPI Curriculum Instructional Specialist Central Office Administrator Job Description
- North Carolina : Praxis Test Requirements
- Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)
- Curriculum Designers
- Professional Learning Communities
- Solution Tree (formerly National Educational Service)
- North Central Educational Laboratory (NCREL)
- National Staff Development Council (NSDC)
- Southwest Educational Development Laboratory
- Northwest Regional Educational Alliance