Curriculum and Instruction

Inspire Excellence with a Curriculum and Instruction Degree


Enhance your career and make a difference in your school and community with a Master of Arts Curriculum in Instruction from UCCS. We offer unique opportunities for both pre-service and in-service teachers, and we prepare our graduates to consistently pass state-required licensure exams. Get started on your schedule with classes starting in spring, summer and fall semesters.

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Engaging Classrooms

Small-sized classes taught by faculty with extensive teaching and research experience, combining both teaching theory and practice.

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Maximum Flexibility

Programs designed to fit your busy lifestyle with traditional on-campus, weekend, and online classes.

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In-demand Options

Focus your degree in Curriculum and Instruction, C & I – Literacy, Science Education, Science Teaching, Special Education or Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).

UCCS has a record of success in Education.
Our online graduation program is #48 in the nation.

Of the 252 public and private university online graduate education programs from across the nation ranked by U.S. News, the UCCS program ranked 48.

Only the program at CU Denver (36) ranked higher among programs in Colorado.

“Rankings are an important tool when students are faced with a myriad of choices when selecting a graduate program.”

— UCCS Chancellor Venkat Reddy


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