Academics

Master of Arts

The Master of Arts program at the Mallinson Institute for Science Education at Western Michigan University is designed for anyone with a strong interest in science and the teaching of science, particularly primary and secondary teachers. The program helps students improve their knowledge of science as well as their science teaching expertise, and it can be completed 100% online. Depending on your state, individual coursework may also be applicable for continuing education credits, or the Integrated Science (DI) endorsement. The master's program can also prepare students for entrance into the doctoral program in science education.

Graduate Certificate in College Science Teaching

The WMU College Science Teaching Certificate is designed for individuals who wish to improve as instructors of science in a college setting.

Doctor of Philosophy

The Doctor of Philosophy program at the Mallinson Institute for Science Education at Western Michigan University is designed for those with a science or science education background who wish to pursue careers as college or university science teachers, science education researchers, science teacher educators, curriculum specialists, high school department chairs or professionals in government agencies or school districts.

MISE graduate student achievement awards

We are proud to present the institute's graduate student award winners for excellence in teaching and research.

MISE courses

The Mallinson Institute offers a number of undergraduate and graduate course offerings.

Global engagement

Find out how you can become globally engaged!