Designed for:

  • K-12 Teachers & Adminstrators
  • Health Educators
  • Community College Instructors
  • Education Managers
  • Organizational Leaders
  • Preschool Teachers & Directors
  • Professionals in any field who want to increase their skills
  • YOU!

The Masters Degree in Education (MEd) is designed for adults who have a desire to expand their knowledge base. We can work with you to craft a program that helps meet your professional and personal goals.The MEd takes a project-based approach that encourages students to address their interests within the structure of required academic courses and personally-selected electives that fit within the master's degree.  The MEd provides students with graduate coursework related to the field of education that fosters scholarship, intellectual creativity, instructional excellence, cross-cultural sensitivity, and professional leadership.

The M.Ed. program requires at least 45 credits of graduate study. The program may be completed either on a full-time or part-time basis. The program consists of three major elements:

Core Competency Areas  
Focus Area Coursework 
Graduate Electives 

See Sample Program Plan  PDF

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