Student and faculty working in the woods to research

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. Sydney J. Harris

Applied Science Education—MS

Fast Facts

  • NSF awarded $1,337,520.00 to the "Michigan Teacher Excellence Program (MITEP): A Model for Improving Earth Science Education Nationwide"
  • The Earth System Science Track (ESS) was initiated with support from the National Science Foundation.
  • The Michigan Tech Teacher Preparation Program is nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.

Learn more about the Applied Science Education program.

Graduate Programs in Applied Science Education

The Applied Science and Mathematics Track is the original MS-ASE degree for professional educators. It is designed for teachers with at least one year of experience, who wish to improve their knowledge and application of science and mathematics in the classroom.

The Earth System Science Track (ESS) is designed for in-service teachers who want to improve their understanding of Earth Science. Teachers can earn an Earth Science endorsement.

Learn more about the Applied Science Education program.