Master of Arts in Education

Concentrations Available:

Curriculum and Instruction

Educational Leadership

Elementary Education

Learning Technologies

School Counseling

The Master of Arts in Education is a variable semester credit hour program depending on one’s study concentration. Formal course work is designed to help the adult student acquire subject matter mastery, apply knowledge and conduct research in various areas within the field of education. The program of study consists of foundation (including a master’s research project), concentration, and elective courses (in some programs). The program has been created to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge necessary to:

  • Improve and enhance their teaching and services to students.
  • Provide their students with an enhanced learning environment.
  • Prepare and plan for change in schools.
  • Assist schools and the community to improve education for all students.
  • Assess outcomes of school curricula, programs, services, and activities.
  • Assume leadership roles in education.
  • Engage in continued professional growth.