How to Become a Curriculum Director


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Curriculum Director Job Description

Curriculum directors are responsible for creating the curriculum for a certain level of education or a specific program in order to ensure that educational objectives are met. They must also decide which education materials to use. Curriculum directors must ensure the curriculum is being taught properly by supervising the educational processes of instructors.



Curriculum Director Job Duties

• Create and manage departmental budgets and expenditures

• Lead the curriculum planning process

• Supervise employees who are responsible for new program development and approval, such as a Curriculum Specialist

• Review and update current curriculum

• Create departmental master schedule

• Coordinate the annual evaluation of educational goals and objectives

• May serve as a liaison between the educational institution and accrediting agencies

• Oversee the administration and analysis of institutional surveys related to the quality of education, instruction, facilities and other educational elements



Scholarships for Becoming a Curriculum Director

The Applicable Majors section below shows fields of study relevant to a career as a Curriculum Director. You can search for scholarships matched to those fields of study on our Education Scholarships page.


Success Tip: Be sure to apply for any scholarships that you even barely qualify for, as there are millions of dollars of scholarships that go unused every year due to a lack of applicants!



Becoming a Curriculum Director: Applicable Majors

Studying one of the university majors listed below is an excellent starting point for becoming a Curriculum Director. Click on the links to find out what else you can do with these majors!


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