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Graduate Minor Programs in Education

Drexel University School of Education

Drexel University School of Education proudly offers three graduate minor in education programs to offer all Drexel graduate students majoring in other subjects to enrich their educational experience. Each graduate education minor consists of four courses for a total of 12 credits.

Types of Graduate Minors

Creativity and Innovation Education Minor

The Creativity & Innovation Graduate Minor seeks to produce the fundamental creative problem-solving content and competencies that are indicative of creative education leaders. The minor is designed to provide knowledge of the major creativity theories that will enhance a student's latent creative strengths and foster their ability to apply creativity in the workplace.

Required Courses

CRTV501

Foundations in Creativity

3.0

CRTV502

Tools and Techniques in Creativity

3.0

CRTV503

Creativity in the Workplace

3.0

CRTV610

Creativity and Change Leadership

3.0

Global and International Education Minor

The Global and International Education Graduate Minor is designed as an introduction preparing students with the skills and knowledge necessary to be leaders and to work effectively within the complex economic, political, cultural, and social contexts that influence education and learning in diverse parts of the world. The minor will assist support students to learn within and beyond mainstream educational systems.

Required Courses

EDGI500

Introduction to Global, International & Comparative Education

3.0

EDGI510

Culture, Society & Education in Comparative Perspective

3.0

EDGI518

Analysis of Policy Issues in Global & International Education

3.0

EDGI520

Political Economy of Education Reform

3.0

Higher Education

The Higher Education Graduate Minor provides an overview of professional careers in colleges and universities and national and international organizations, foundations, associations, and corporations. The required skills and knowledge are explored for future practitioners in administrative and leadership positions in higher education.

Required Courses

EDHE500

Foundations of Higher Education

3.0

EDHE510

Governance, Management & Administration in Higher Education

3.0

EDHE520

Student Development & Customer Service Management

3.0

EDHE540

Outcomes, Assessments & Continuous Improvement

3.0

If you are interested in enrolling in any of the minor courses, contact your advisor or email education@drexel.edu.