The Spanish Education Graduate program is designed for individuals who wish to teach in grades K-12. It leads to a master of arts degree and prepares candidates to pursue an Illinois Type 10 certificate. The program requires successful completion of the graduate program core courses and professional education courses.
Candidates for a master of arts degree in education who are enrolled a graduate program must complete EDUG 511, EDUG 512 and EDUG 513. These courses assist the candidate in conceptualizing and designing a research proposal. Candidates who choose to complete the research study enroll in EDUG 514. In lieu of enrolling in EDUG 514 and completing a research study, candidates may enroll in two additional graduate courses in education at Saint Xavier University. The two courses should further the candidate's professional goals, and the courses selected must be approved by the faculty advisor and the director of graduate studies.