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University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Chicago, IL

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University of Illinois at Chicago

Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago / Department of Curriculum and Instruction is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Curriculum studies
Master of Education (M Ed) Elementary education
Master of Education (M Ed) Secondary education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 97
Doctoral Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 9th January 9th No
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

227
Total Graduate Students
59%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.18%
Black or African American 15.42%
White or Caucasian 54%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.32%
Unknown 1.32%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

26
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 6
Male (10)
Female (16)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Curriculum theory, curriculum development, research on teaching, curriculum and context, reading/literacy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL  60607-7128
United States
Contact Prof. Alfred Tatum
Associate Professor/Director/Chair
Email: atatum1@uic.edu
Phone: 312-413-3883
Fax: 312-996-8134