Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Social Emotional

Online 36 credit hours * 1 - 2 years

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Program Highlights & Benefits

Master content-specific skills relevant to social emotional development

300-hour, two-semester internship – apply these mastered skills in your own professional educational settings

Faculty with experience as active leaders and administrators

Affordable pricing

Certificate-only option available


The experienced teacher looking to understand and implement research about social emotional development as an overarching premise of the educational process, rather than something added to an already demanding PreK-12 curriculum

What You Learn

  • Understand ecological models of human development that articulates with culture to apply to evidence-based classroom practice.
  • Develop reflective practice comprising of culturally-sensitive, evidence-based practices including behavior management
  • Manage and apply social emotional learning frameworks and curriculum to promote a safe and supportive learning environment for all students
  • Synthesize social emotional research to inform practice in school district, school, classroom or community.

How You Learn

Online courses, around your schedule

Career Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will receive their M.Ed. in Social Emotional Learning

Degree Requirements

Required Curriculum

EDN 514**Mindfulness3
EDN 550**Cognitive Frameworks for Social Emotional Learning3
EDN 553**Understanding Emotions in the Classroom3
EDN 556Identity, Culture and Social Emotional Learning: Convergences and Conflicts3
EDN 558**School and Community-based Application of Social Emotional Learning3
EDN 605Teaching and Teacher Identities3
EDN 607Diversity and Equity in Education3
EDN 516**Prosocial Behavioral Perspectives Development3
EDN 557Ethical Dilemmas in Education3
EDN 560 OR EDN 505Neuroscience in Education OR Social Psychology3
EDN 600 OR EDN 601Gender in Education OR  Sexuality in Education3
EDN 576Social Emotional Learning Capstone3
 Total Requirements36

**Denote courses in certificate-only option

Please Note:

This is not an official schedule and your cohort may take these courses in a different order.