Graduate Study

GraduatesCurriculum and Instruction offers graduate study and degree programs with a variety of emphasis options and in both on-campus and distance learning settings.

Our graduate students develop a solid foundation in both theory and practice. Students experience their coursework in collaborative and interactive small-group settings. Personal attention and authentic task-based activities are emphasized.

Our faculty are recognized internationally in their fields. Many have served as officers and leaders in national professional organizations. Others have written articles published in highly respected journals and/or received state, national or international awards.

Our master's degree programs taught by Curriculum and Instruction faculty were represented in the 2021 US News and World Report rankings of best online master's in education programs as well as the 2022 US News and World Report rankings among the Best in Graduate Schools rankings for master's in education programs. 



Graduate student research

To find research conducted by our graduate students, visit UNI ScholarWorks or see the map below.  This collection includes theses, dissertations, graduate research papers, and presentations given at the Annual Graduate Student Symposium.