Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are the building blocks of our future. In this increasingly complex world of technology and globalization, it is essential for today’s educators to equip the next generation with the fundamental skills to solve challenging problems, gather and evaluate data, and apply critical thinking skills to make sound decisions.

The M.S. in STEM Education prepares teachers to effectively engage learners in the 21st century. The program combines research and leadership seminars and experiential learning opportunities with science and math education and content courses to provide graduates with the tools to inspire students in their classroom to embrace the STEM disciplines.

Programs

The M.S. in STEM Education (online) prepares candidates to meet the emerging needs of schools and districts in the state and nationally in positions such as:

  • Teachers
  • Instructional leaders
  • Curriculum developers

This program is also appropriate for professionals who need advanced STEM educational training, such as professionals in:

  • Community programs
  • Content creation and publishing
  • Education advocacy

2018 Application Deadlines

  • January 10, 2018 (for courses beginning January 16, 2018)
  • March 13, 2018 (for courses beginning March 19, 2018)
  • June 4, 2018 (for courses beginning June 11, 2018)
  • August 14, 2018 (for courses beginning August 20, 2018)
  • October 9, 2018 (for courses beginning October 15, 2018)

Contact

Program Coordinator

Learn more about
the online program:

T: 844-542-8893 (toll free)
E: education-info@uiowa.edu

Admission Requirements & Application Process