Master Level Courses Available to Doctoral Students

School of Education

Literacy:

  • EDUC 527 The Process and Pedagogy of Communication
  • EDUC 601 Psychology of Reading
  • EDUC 603 Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties (Prerequisite EDUC 601)
  • EDUC 605 Remediation of Reading Difficulties (Prerequisite EDUC 603)
  • EDUC 606 Structure of School Reading Programs (Prerequisite EDUC 605)

TESOL:

  • EDUC 539 Linguistics for Language Teachers
  • EDUC 546 Second Language Acquisition
  • EDUC 547 Teaching Ling. And Cult. Diverse Learners
  • EDUC 516 Teaching Reading and Writing to ESL Students
  • EDUC 629 Second Language Vocabulary: Teaching, Learning and Using

Educational Leadership:

  • EDUC 504 Computers and Technology
  • EDUC 578 Legal, Social, and Political Issues
  • EDUC 580 Theories in Educational Leadership (Taken first in the Leadership Sequence)
  • EDUC 582 Supervision and Performance Evaluation
  • EDUC 583 The Principalship
  • EDUC 588 School Finance
  • EDUC 620 Seminar in Curriculum Development

Special Education:

  • EDSP 574 Special Education Systems
  • EDSP 611 Positive Behavior Supports
  • EDSP 613 Transition from School to Adult Life

Autism:

  • EDSP 610 Instructional and Management Strategies for the Learner with ASD
  • EDSP 612 Evidence Based Practices for the Learner with Exceptionalities (Prerequisite: EDSP 610)
  • EDSP 614 Communication Interventions for the Learner with Autism and Other Communication Disabilities
  • EDSP 616 Special Topics in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Initial Certification:

  • EDUC 501 Foundations of American Education
  • EDUC 503 Psychology of Learning and Instruction
  • EDUC 526 Philosophy of Middle School Education

School of Business

  • BUS 500 – Environment in Business
  • BUS 501 – Themes for Success in the Organization
  • HRM 502 – Strategic Human Resources Management
  • MGT 511 – Financial Decisions
  • MGT 541 – Leadership and Change Management
  • ISYM 500 – Information Systems Management

School of Nursing

  • NURS 606 – Ethics in Nursing
  • NURS 607 – Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • NURS 614 – Health Policy

School of Arts and Science

Art Therapy

  • CART 502 Art Therapy: Theory and Practice
  • CART 503 Art Therapy: Ethics and Professional Issues
  • CART 504 Metaphor, Materials, and Art Therapy Techniques
  • CART 505 Art Therapy: Adult Assessment and Skills
  • CART 506 Art Therapy: Child and Adolescent Skills
  • CART 507 Art Therapy for Multicultural and Diverse Populations

Criminal Justice

  • CJMA 502 Advanced Criminology
  • CJMA 510 Juvenile Delinquency
  • CJMA 512 Understanding Violence in Schools
  • CJMA 522 Juvenile Justice
  • CJMA 523 Race and Crime

Counseling

  • COUN 501 Substance Abuse: An Introduction to Identification and Treatment
  • COUN 502 Career Vocational Counseling
  • COUN 503 Introduction to Counseling and Guidance Theory
  • COUN 506 Human Development: A Life Span Approach
  • COUN 507 Counseling Multicultural and Diverse Populations
  • COUN 508 Introduction to Individual Psychology: Theory, Research and Techniques
  • COUN 512 Understanding Violence in Schools
  • COUN 514 Professional Orientation and Ethics for Student Affairs Professionals
  • COUN 518 Psychology of Wellness
  • COUN 521 Survey of Community Counseling Agencies
  • COUN 527 Theological Anthropology
  • COUN 528 History of Spirituality for Pastoral Counseling
  • COUN 540 Psychopathology and Diagnosis Using DSM
  • COUN 541 Admin. Of School Counseling Programs
  • COUN 552 Adlerioan Approach in Working with Children and Adolescents
  • COUN 553 Facilitating Parent Education Groups
  • COUN 555 Introduction to Play Therapy
  • COUN 570 Crisis Management Intervention
  • COUN 571 Living with Physical Illness
  • COUN 572 Psychopharmacology
  • COUN 573 Basics of College Planning
  • COUN 575 Counseling Students with Learning, Emotional, and Intellectual Disabilities
  • COUN 576 Meeting the Needs of ELL for School Counselors

Counseling Courses with prerequisites:

  • COUN 539 The College/University Student (Prerequisite COUN 514)
  • COUN 549 Issues and Best Practices in Higher Education (Prerequisites COUN 514 and 539)
  • COUN 556 Family Life Cycle (Prerequisite COUN 506)
  • COUN 557 Human Sexuality (Prerequisite COUN 506)