Year in Review: Curry School Launches 5 New Programs


As Catherine Brighton, the Curry School of Education’s associate dean of academic programs, suggests, the Curry School aims to make exceptional programs accessible to more students. In 2015, that was evidenced by the launch of the school’s first three online degree programs, a master of teaching degree based in Northern Virginia, and a new dual-degree program with the University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science.

UVA’s Curry School of Education Offering its First Online Degrees

April 6, 2015—Now teachers and other professionals will not have to interrupt their careers to return to Curry in order to gain additional credentials through one of these new online degrees.
Master of Education in Reading Education
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction

Meeting Major Need, UVA Offers First Special Ed Master of Teaching Program in NoVa

August 17, 2015—In response to the most critical teacher shortage in VA’s schools, we are offering our special education MT degree outside of Charlottesville for the first time.

New UVA Dual-Degree Program Aims to Meet Demand for STEM Teachers

August 19, 2015—The Curry School of Education and the School of Engineering and Applied Science are launching a new five-year, Bachelor/Master of Teaching dual-degree program.