College of Education
The online Master of Arts in STEM Education prepares students to take on advanced teaching and STEM leadership roles in PK-12 schools, STEM-focused schools, and other educational settings such as museums or community organizations. This 30-credit-hour program prepares advanced teacher-leaders to effectively teach, engage and inspire students in science, technology, engineering and math.
100% online program is convenient for teachers and education professionals
Complete this degree in as few as 16 months
Competitive in-state tuition of $490 per credit hour (out-of-state tuition $575)
When Jose Avalos decided to further his teaching career with an M.A. in STEM Education, he chose UTEP because of his positive undergraduate experience there and the convenient online program. Through the unparalleled mentorship he has received so far from faculty, he has thrived as a high school math teacher. He will graduate with the foundation to further his career in STEM education, whether by developing content and curriculum or overseeing new STEM programs.
Education professionals who receive their M.A. in STEM Education go on to work in K-12 schools, teaching a wide range of subjects. They may also take on administrative roles in the field or work for organizations like science museums and nonprofits.