Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St.
Marshall, MN 56258

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Local: (507) 537-6286

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Worthington

Glencoe/Silver Lake--Lincoln School

Sauk Rapids

Elk Point-Jefferson School District - South Dakota

Lac Qui Parle Valley School District



Southwest Minnesota State University

Program Details

  • Award: Master of Science
  • Credits: 34
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases:
    Reading, credits: 15
    English, credits: 16
    Sports Management, credits: 15
    Teaching, Learning and Leadership, credits: 15

About this Program

This program is designed for preschool, elementary and secondary classroom teachers, and provides the needed research base used in instructional decisions allowing teachers to assimilate and use multiple perspectives for learners and learning. The program includes a core and field-based project to be taken by all participants, and a specialization which will vary depending on each participant's academic field. A field-based project will be individually designed and developed. Students will create student-centered, individualized and tangible products to improve classroom instruction.

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