MA in IME Program Structure

The Master of Arts in International and Multicultural Education (IME) consists of 30 credits from the following courses.

See IME course descriptions here in the School of Education section of the USF General Catalog online.

See the program structure for the Concentration in Human Rights Education.

Foundations | 3 credits

  • GEDU 603 - Methodology of Educational Research (General Ed) (3)

IME Core Courses | 9 credits

  • Students select three of the following courses:
    • IME 604 - International Perspectives on Area Studies (3)
    • IME 605 - Multiculturalism in a Global World (3)
    • IME 612 - Race, Ethnicity, and Cultural Identity (3)
    • IME 668 - Discourse, Pragmatics, and Language Teaching (3)

Applications | 15 credits

  • Students may select five of the following courses:
    • IME 602 - Research in Bilingualism and Bilingual Education (3)
    • IME 603 - Applied Linguistics (3)
    • IME 606 - Urban Education (3)
    • IME 610 - Sociology of Language (3)
    • IME 611 - Language and Culture (3)
    • IME 614 - Multicultural Perspectives in Education (3)
    • IME 615 - Education for Inclusion (3)
    • IME 619 - Gender and Globalization (3)
    • IME 624 - African American Educational History in the United States (3)
    • IME 627 - Pan-African Language and Culture (3)
    • IME 628 - Women of Color in Higher Education (3)
    • IME 631 - Research in First and Second Language Acquisition (3)
    • IME 635 - Latinos and Education (3)
    • IME 637 - Critical Pedagogy (3)
    • IME 639 - Cross-Cultural Literacy (3)
    • IME 640 - Immigration and Forced Displacement (3)
    • IME 647 - Technology and Diverse Learners (3)
    • IME 650 - Asian Americans: History, Culture, and Contemporary Issues (3)
    • IME 675 - Asian Educational Systems: Implications for Schooling in the United States (3)
    • IME 676 - Teaching and Learning through the Arts (3)
    • IME 697 - IME Directed Study (1-3)
    • IME 698 - IME Special Topics (1-3)

Master's Thesis/Research Project | 3 credits

  • IME 649 - IME MA Thesis/Research Project (3)