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M.A. Degree Description

The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree with a major in Developmental Education (DE) focuses on facilitating learner success in postsecondary programs.

Students select a concentration in one of three areas:

  • Developmental mathematics,

  • Learning support,

  • Literacy

A thesis option is not available.

A 9-hour minor in DE is available for majors in other fields who hope to pursue careers in community colleges and other postsecondary developmental education settings.