Department of Curriculum and Instruction School of Education Portland State University

Department of Curriculum and Instruction School of Education Portland State University

Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Early Childhood Education (MA, MS); Education (M!Ed, MA, MS); Educational Leadership: Curriculum And Instruction (Ed!D); Educational Media/School Librarianship (MA, MS); Elementary Education (M!Ed, MAT, MST); Reading (MA, MS); Secondary Education (M!Ed, MAT, MST).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis Or Alternative; For Doctorate, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation, Residency.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Bachelor???S Degree From An Accredited Institution With A Cumulative Undergraduate GPA Of At Least 3.0, Personal Statement And 3 Letters Of Recommendation.; For Doctorate, Possess A Master???S Degree From An Accredited Institution With A Minimum 3.4 GPA, Submit Resume, Personal Statement, Letters Of Recommendation, And Writing Samples.. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 80 Ibt).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 8/15 For Domestic And International Students; For Winter Admission, 11/15 For Domestic And International Students; For Spring Admission, 2/15 For Domestic And International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 37. 89 Applicants, 64% Accepted, 57 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
29 Full-Time (22 Women), 173 Part-Time (139 Women); Includes 29 Minority (3 African Americans, 2 American Indian/Alaskan Native, 9 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 15 Hispanic Americans), 6 International.


22 Full-Time (14 Women), 31 Part-Time/Adjunct (21 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2014&Ndash;15, 3 Research Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $8,203 Per Year) Were Awarded; Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, Scholarships/Grants, And Unspecified Assistantships Also Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Application Deadline: 3/1; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Christine Chaille
Portland, OR 97207-0751
Phone: 503-725-4675
Fax: 203-725-8475

Contact Info
Jake Fernandez
Department Coordinator
Portland, OR 97207-0751
Phone: 503-725-4756
Fax: 503-725-8475

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