Master's in Education Programs

University of Saint Joseph

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Accredited and affordable Master's Programs

Explore our program offerings, all of which are accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, and the Connecticut Office of Higher Education.  Then, complete the form to receive a follow-up mailing with more information and take one step closer to the career of your dreams.

Program Highlights

  • One night a week, same night for the entire program
  • 4 hours per week, 4:45 to 8:45 p.m.
  • 2 years or less completion time, including breaks
  • No weekend classes
  • Course make-up options available
  • No thesis required; comprehensive exam in lieu of thesis
  • Transfer credits considered

Tuition & Aid

  • Tuition is guaranteed throughout the program.
  • Financial aid & "pay as you go" plans are available.
  • Student loan payments may be deferred until program completion.
  • Teacher Loan Forgiveness of up to $5,000 is available for teachers who teach for five years in low-income schools and meet other requirements.
  • TEACH Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to teachers who intend to teach in a K-12 school that serves students from low-income families. This program applies to specific subject areas.

Accredited, High-Quality Programs

  • University of Saint Joseph (USJ) is a non-profit university that is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
  • USJ Department of Education is accredited by Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • All programs are approved by the Connecticut Office of Higher Education
  • The Cross Endorsement option meets the Connecticut State Department of Education requirements
  • USJ is ranked in the Best Colleges of Regional Universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report in 2019
  • University of Saint Joseph’s graduate programs encourage diversity and inclusion

Student Information Packet

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Entire Program Conducted In or Near Your School

  • Canton
  • Danbury
  • Enfield
  • Fairfield
  • Groton
  • Hartford
  • Manchester
  • Middletown
  • New Haven
  • Norwich
  • Plainville
  • Waterbury
  • Wilton
  • Windham

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