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The Ph.D. Program in Science Education at Stony Brook offers a rigorous program of graduate study emphasizing core knowledge from the traditional field of Science Education as well as the emerging fields of Discipline-Based Educational Research (DBER) and the Learning Sciences. The program welcomes candidates with strong science backgrounds seeking to pursue careers as: college science educators, museum educators, or directors of science teacher education programs; university and industry research, policy, or assessment specialists; directors or supervisors in K-12 school systems; and classroom teachers with enhanced understanding of science education theory and practice.

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