MA in Education and Social Policy

Sample Schedules

Sample Course Schedules

Full-time, three semesters

Part-time, five semesters

Part-time, six semesters

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Full-time, three semesters (not including summer)
Fall, First Year
12 Credits
SOED-GE 2002 Introduction to Sociology of Education

  3

CORE-GP 1018 Microeconomics for Public Management Planning and Policy Analysis

  3

APSTA-GE 2001 Statistics for Behavioral and Social Sciences I   3

EDPLY-GE 2030 Education and Social Policy (3 credits)

  3

Spring, 1st Year
13 Credits
EDPLY-GE 2025 Economics of Education

  3

PADM-GP 2902 Regression and Introduction to Econometrics 

  3

APSTA-GE 2110 Applied Statistics: Using Large Databases in Education

  4

Elective course by advisement

  3

Fall, 2nd Year
13 Credits

RESCH-GE 2140 Approaches to Qualitative Inquiry OR RESCH-GE 2139 Survey Research Methods

  3

EDPLY-GE 2050 Capstone: Applied Research in Education Policy

  4

Two elective courses by advisement

  6

Part-Time, five semesters (not including summer)
Fall, First Year
6 Credits
CORE-GP 1018 Microeconomics for Public Management Planning and Policy Analysis   3
APSTA-GE 2001 Statistics for Behavioral and Social Sciences I   3
Spring, 1st Year
6 Credits
EDPLY-GE 2025 Economics of Education   3
PADM-GP 2902 Regression and Introduction to Econometrics    3
Fall, 2nd Year
9 Credits
SOED-GE 2002 Introduction to Sociology of Education   3
EDPLY-GE 2030 Education and Social Policy (3 credits)   3
One Elective by advisement   3
Spring, 2nd Year
7 Credits
APSTA-GE 2110 Applied Statistics: Using Large Databases in Education   4
One Elective by advisement   3
Fall, 3rd Year
10 Credits
EDPLY-GE 2050 Capstone: Applied Research in Education Policy  4
RESCH-GE 2140 Approaches to Qualitative Inquiry OR RESCH-GE 2139 Survey Research Methods  3
One Elective by advisement  3
Part-Time, six semesters (including one summer or J-term)
Fall, First Year
7 Credits
CORE-GP 1018 Microeconomics for Public Management Planning and Policy Analysis   4
APSTA-GE 2001 Statistics for Behavioral and Social Sciences I   3
Spring, First Year
7 Credits
EDPLY-GE 2025 Economics of Education   3
PADM-GP 2902 Regression and Introduction to Econometrics    4
Fall, Second Year
6 Credits
SOED-GE 2002 Introduction to Sociology of Education   3
EDPLY-GE 2030 Education and Social Policy (3 credits)   3
Spring, Second Year
7 Credits
APSTA-GE 2110 Applied Statistics: Using Large Databases in Education   4
One Elective by advisement   3
Summer, Third Year
6 Credits
One Elective by advisement  3
One Elective by advisement  3
Fall, 3rd Year
7 Credits
EDPLY-GE 2050 Capstone: Applied Research in Education Policy  4
RESCH-GE 2140 Approaches to Qualitative Inquiry OR RESCH-GE 2139 Survey Research Methods  3