Social Studies Education

Program Details

Area(s) of Study:
  • Social Studies Education
Location(s):
  • On-Campus
Program Level:
  • Masters
Program Type:
  • Degree

Description

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The Ed.M. in Social Studies Education is designed for students with career interests in teaching, curriculum, and educational research at the elementary, secondary, and college levels.

Admissions

Applications can be completed online or obtained from the Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 56 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 (848-932-7711). Applications are due by February 1 for fall admission; this program does not offer spring admission.

Program Requirements

The 30-credit program requires students to complete 18 credits in social studies and 12 credits in closely related fields.

Accepted students will have 5 years to complete the program, from the beginning of any course work to be counted toward the program.

A complete listing of degree requirements are available for download or at the Office of Student and Academic Services.

If you have more specific questions about this concentration, please contact Beth C. Rubin.