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Students in C&I can take advantage of scholarships, field experience opportunities, and other professional development activities to get prepared for careers in education.
"They inspire you, they entertain you, and you end up learning a ton even when you don't know it" - author Nicholas Sparks on teachers.
Our 11 Specialty Areas allow students to gain expertise in their field of study - from teaching methods and instructional technology to curriculum development and design.
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction has a strong tradition at SIU.
Our mission encompasses the three-fold mission to which SIU and the College of Education and Human Services are committed: Teaching, Research, and Service.
The structure of coursework offered in C&I affords students the optimal environment for developing critical thinking skills. Our small class sizes encourage group discussion, collaborative learning, and help facilitate one-on-one time with our instructors.