Educational Studies, M.Ed.

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Minimum Total Hours (Thesis): 33

Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 33

Program Code: M330

Thesis Option

Required Courses
EDS 6793History of U.S. Education3
or EDS 5943 History of Race and Education in Oklahoma
EDS 5783Classics in Educational Thought3
or EDS 5753 The Educational Philosophy of John Dewey
EDS 5703Sociology of Education3
or EDS 5913 Latinas/os and Education
Core Courses
Choose two or more of the following:6
Contemporary Critical Thought and Education Studies
Topics in Gender, Values, and Education
Girls, Women, and Educational Studies
Naturalistic and Qualitative Research in Education
Historical Research Methods in Education
Thesis Research
EDS 5980Research for Master's Thesis2-5
Electives
Choose 13-16 hours from education, research, anthropology, history, history of science, literature, foreign language, philosophy, sociology, human relations, English, or psychology13-16
Total Credit Hours33

Non-Thesis Option

Required Courses
EDS 6793History of U.S. Education3
or EDS 5943 History of Race and Education in Oklahoma
EDS 5783Classics in Educational Thought3
or EDS 5753 The Educational Philosophy of John Dewey
EDS 5703Sociology of Education3
or EDS 5913 Latinas/os and Education
Core Courses
Choose two or more of the following:6
Contemporary Critical Thought and Education Studies
Topics in Gender, Values, and Education
Girls, Women, and Educational Studies
Naturalistic and Qualitative Research in Education
Historical Research Methods in Education
Electives
Choose 18 hours from education, research, anthropology, history, history of science, literature, foreign language, philosophy, sociology, human relations, English, or psychology18
Total Credit Hours33

General Requirements for all Master's Degrees

The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.

All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.

Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 30 credit hours.

Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.

Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.

To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).

Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.