The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


Course Information

M.Ed. in Interdisciplinary STEM Education

Core Courses

Students must complete 7 core courses:

  • EDUC 670 - Foundations of STEM I
  • EDUC 543 - Teaching, Learning and Assessing with Technology
  • EDUC 544 - Project Based Learning and Interdisciplinary Teaching
  • EDUC 545 - Developing STEM Disciplinary Literacy Skills
  • EDUC 546 - Leadership and Critical Issues in STEM Education
  • EDUC 547 - Research and Statistics for STEM Applications
  • EDUC 680 - Foundations in STEM II

Elective Courses

Students will select 5 elective courses, chosen from the following list:

  • BIOL 540 - Biotechnology for STEM Educators
  • CHEM 520 - The Chemistry of Art
  • CHEM 521 - Forensic Science
  • CHEM 522 - Nanotechnology for STEM Educators
  • CSCI 555 - STEM Education Through Robotics
  • CSCI 663 - Programming for STEM Educators
  • CSCI 690 - App Development
  • EDUC 548 - Multidisciplinary Experimental Design and Implementation
  • EDUC 587 - Earth Science for Teachers
  • EDUC 587 - The Science of Food for Educators
  • MATH 618 - Mathematical Technology Resources for STEM Education
  • PHYS 510 - Engineering Applications in STEM
  • Or, other graduate level Citadel STEM related courses - see advisor for approval.


Although the program is designed for current educators, teaching certification is not required to be admitted to the program as other STEM professionals may complete the degree to better prepare themselves for roles in places such as informal education centers.


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About the Program | Admissions Requirements | Program Requirements

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