MSSE Degree Requirements

A candidate for the MSSE degree must complete a minimum of 33 credits, of which 21 must be earned at Lebanon Valley College. Only 6 credits may be transferred into the core. A candidate must achieve at least a 3.00 cumulative average to be certified for graduation.

Required Courses:
MSE 880 Introduction to STEM Education
MSE 881 STEM Education Systemic Reform
MSE 882 STEM Integrative Curriculum Design
*MSE 883 Integrative STEM Education Practicum
MSE 829 Research Methods and Statistics

Choose three from the following principles courses:
MSE 801 Principles of Biology and Life Science
MSE 802 Principles of Chemistry
MSE 803 Principles of Physics and Physical Science
MSE 805 Principles of Earth and Space Science
MSE 806 Principles of Mathematics in a STEM Classroom
MSE 807 Principles of Technology and Engineering in a STEM Classroom

Choose three additional elective courses:
MSE 813 Literacy in the Science Classroom
MSE 820 Seminar
MSE 821 STEM Business Tours to the Classroom
MSE 822 Forensic Science to the Classroom
MSE 823 Waterways: Water Chemistry, Biology, Environment, and Safety
MSE 824 Emerging Internet Technology
MSE 825 Meeting the Needs of the Exceptional Learner in the Science Classroom
MSE 826 Watersheds and Wetlands: Citizen Science Inquiry and the Atlantic Horseshoe Crab
MSE 827 Applying Wildlife and Natural Resources to the Classroom

*Must total three credits.