Online Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction

Develop your leadership skills and build on a strong foundation of collaboration, advanced problem solving, and analytical thinking that will take you to the next level of becoming a transformational educator! The Curriculum & Instruction degree emphasizes the core concepts of equity, educational technology integration, and the 4 C's (critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration) that will give you the knowledge and confidence to lead school reform and improve student learning, as well as benefiting the larger community.

Upon completion of the degree, you will have mastered the skills to become an effective and influential leader in your educational institution!

Why CSU Bakersfield?

  • You can earn a CTC approved Reading and Literacy Added Authorization while completing your Master's degree
  • The convenient, online format allows you to excel your educational development without requiring you to miss important meetings or family functions
  • Some of the units you earned for your Preliminary Credential may be counted toward your degree
  • You will be taught by faculty who are experts in their field, all holding doctorate degrees
  • Your faculty will know your name
  • No teaching assistants are used in the program. You have direct access to your instructors
  • Financial aid available to those who qualify
  • You will be fully supported by a staff dedicated to helping you succeed
  • The Curriculum & Instruction program is WASC and NCATE accredited

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Use the form below to request more information about the MA in Education at CSU Bakersfield program. We'll guide you every step of the way as you work to achieve your personal and professional goals!




Upcoming Application Deadlines

Summer 2017 Admission

Priority - March 3, 2017
Regular - April 7, 2017

Fall 2017 Admission

Priority - May 5, 2017
Regular - June 16, 2017

Spring 2018 Admission

Priority - October 6, 2017
Regular - November 10, 2017