Graduate Programs

Secondary STEM Education: M.S., 4+1

 

The M.S. in Secondary STEM Education degree will provide the training and experience to teach middle and high school STEM subjects in diverse and inclusive settings. It is a one-year program that leads to institutional recommendation for certification in grades 7-12 in agriscience, biology, chemistry, earth science, integrated science, physics, physical science, mathematics, or technology education. The degree is open to the following majors: biology, chemistry, earth science, agricultural and veterinary sciences, physics, mathematics, or engineering fields. Students who complete the requirements are eligible for institutional recommendation for teacher certification in their disciplines.

The M.S. in Secondary STEM Education with two courses taken in the senior year (the 4+1) will provide the training and experience to teach middle and high school STEM subjects in diverse and inclusive settings. It is a one-year master’s program that leads to institutional recommendation for certification in grades 7-12 in agriscience, biology, chemistry, earth science, integrated science, physics, physical science, mathematics, or technology education. The degree is open to the following majors: biology, chemistry, earth science, agricultural and veterinary sciences, physics, mathematics, or engineering fields. Students who complete the requirements are eligible for institutional recommendation for teacher certification in their disciplines.

Current UD undergraduate students can be considered for admission to the 4+1 programs:

  • Biochemistry/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Biological Sciences/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BA/MS)
  • Biological Sciences/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Chemistry/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Environmental Science/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Geological Sciences/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Mathematics/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BA/MS)
  • Mathematics/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Mechanical Engineering/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BME/MS)
  • Physics/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BA/MS)
  • Physics/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)
  • Wildlife Ecology and Conservation/Secondary STEM Education 4+1 (BS/MS)

 

Application Deadlines


 

February 1: Priority application deadline for international applicants
March 5: Priority application deadline for domestic student applicants
April 15: Final deadline to apply

 

UD Tuition


The 2024-2025 UD graduate student tuition rate per credit hour is $1,069.