Course Schedule

The MSSE courses are designed for educators seeking to enhance their understanding of STEM principles and methodology. Courses examine best practices for integrating STEM principles across disciplines.  The program focuses on hands-on experiential learning of STEM education and is designed to benefit all educators.


Courses are open to any educator interested in STEM education.
Credits may be applied towards the Master Degree, Masters Plus, as well as ACT 48 credits.

 

*Schedules are subject to updates and changes; please see AccessLVC for most up to date course information

** All classroom based MSSE courses meet in a hybrid format which requires online work/hours to supplement the classroom experience. Courses with an alternate meeting schedule will be listed on the MSSE schedule.

Fall 1- August 27 to October 21

Annville Location

Course Time Description
 MSE 820 Principles of General Science Wednesdays | 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Hybrid)  This course studies the content of the Praxis Exam, which includes Scientific Metholody, Techniques, and History, Physical Science, Life Science, Earth and Space Science, and Science, Technology and Society.
MSE 829 Research Methods and Statistics Tuesdays | 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Hybrid Designed to develop the understanding of the methods employed in planning and developing research in science, students will gain experience in generating ideas for research, critically evaluating literature, synthesizing and presenting results of research, and writing in a clear and organized way.
MSE 807 Prin. of Tech. & Engineering Mondays | 5:30-8:30pm (Hybrid) This course is designed to empower K-12 educators, administrators, and informal educators to properly address engineering concepts within STEM

 Online

Course Description
MSE 880 Intro to STEM Education This course serves as a general exploration of the disciplines and approaches to STEM education.

Fall 2- October 22 to December 16

Annville Location

Course Time Description
 MSE 880 Intro to STEM Education Wednesdays | 5:30-8:30pm (Hybrid)  This course serves as a general exploration of the disciplines and approaches to STEM education
MSE 883 Integrative STEM Practicum In conjunction with MSE 880  In this course, students will apply and extend integrative STEM knowledge, understanding, and skills acquired through coursework to meaningful field experiences.

 Online

Course Description
MSE 881 STEM Educ. Systematic Reform Students will investigate STEM initiatives and programs, including individuals and organizations that have impacted the development of STEM education.

 Dixon University Center Harrisburg Location

Course Time Description
MSE 880 Intro to STEM Education Wednesdays | 5:30-8:30pm (Hybrid) This course serves as a general exploration of the disciplines and approaches to STEM education
MSE 883 Integrative STEM Practicum In conjunction with MSE 880  In this course, students will apply and extend integrative STEM knowledge, understanding, and skills acquired through coursework to meaningful field experiences.

 

Spring schedules coming soon!