Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Teaching and Learning

Online 30 major credits * 2 years

Affordable Tuition

$166/mo

*if using financial aid

How to Pay
In your area one night a week OR fully online.
There is still time to join the fall semester. Call us for details!

Program Highlights & Benefits

Classes meet online or one night a week, same night for the entire program

2 year or less completion time, including holiday breaks

One course completed every 8 weeks

Transfer credits considered

Program Overview

The Master of Arts in Education in Teaching and Learning is designed for current educators who desire to deepen their understanding of curriculum, instruction, and assessment theory through a practitioner’s lens. This program provides innovative teaching strategies with respect to technology in the classroom, diverse student populations, disciplinary literacy, and an increasingly complex assessment environment that responsibly melds national standards and assessment.

Program Objectives

  • Designed for current educators who desire to deepen their understanding of curriculum, instruction, and assessment theory through a practitioner’s lens
  • Provides innovative teaching strategies with respect to technology in the classroom, diverse student populations, disciplinary literacy, and an increasingly complex assessment environment that responsibly melds national standards and assessment
  • Integrate foundational theories with sophisticated lesson and curriculum design, exemplary instruction, and responsible assessment
  • Develop an understanding of how to respond to the needs of all learners using differentiation, effective instruction, and assessment
  • Apply an understanding of diversity in learning to classroom instructional practices
  • Recognize the critical role technology plays in teaching and learning
  • Students may possibly transfer in up to 50% of a completed Curriculum & Instruction MA
  • Must have a valid professional educator license & 2 years lead teaching experience

Areas of Study

CourseTitleHours
EDU 6500Curriculum Construction3
EDU 6520Addressing Diverse Populations in the Classroom3
EDU 6525Teacher as Practitioner3
EDU 6135Fundamentals of Learning Theory3
EDU 6212Studies in Literacy and Multi-Literacies3
EDI 6035Assessment of Student Learning3
EDT 6010Integrating Technology Across the Curriculum3
EDL 6715Providing Instructional Support3
EDU 6640Teacher as Researcher3
EDU 6556Seminar in Reflective Practice3
 Total Credit Hours:30
Masters Capstone Experience

The capstone experience for the Master’s Degree in Teaching and Learning is embedded in the final two courses, Teacher as Researcher and Seminar in Reflective Practice. Candidates will be required to develop and implement a research project based on their interests related to teaching and learning.

NOTE: This is only an introduction of the program. You are responsible to review the Graduate Catalog for program details.