Our Master’s in Education degree program helps you build advanced skills to improve classroom effectiveness and raise the achievement level of your students.
A mobile, web-based curriculum allows you to complete the online Master’s in Education degree program in 18 months. You will participate in specialized courses in a selected area of interest. Many working adults choose our online Master’s in Education program because it offers the freedom to work toward a degree anytime, anywhere.
The Master of Education graduate program at MNU is based on both theory and practical application, giving your students an unmatched advantage. Students complete 5 core courses and then 5 additional courses in their desired track. Choose from the following areas of emphasis to specialize your Master of Education degree
The ESOL program will prepare teachers for the 21st century students in their classroom. The ESOL courses are developed from TESOL/NCATE standards and offer approaches and strategies for teachers to use in their classrooms. The coursework also helps prepare teachers to take the ESOL Praxis test needed in Kansas to add the ESOL endorsement on a teaching license. MNU also offers ESOL certification courses if you are not interested in attaining your full Master of Education at this time.
The Reading degree was conceived as a degree to provide classroom teachers with advanced study in the field of literacy, specifically reading instruction. Program graduates will hold a new level of professional expertise in research-based reading instruction, on-going classroom assessment of reading, and knowledge of newly published children’s and adolescent literature for improving their teaching.
The Technology-Enhanced Teaching program emphasizes the fundamental concepts and skills for teachers in the evolving field of educational technology, the necessary conditions for the appropriate use of technology in teacher education and K-12 schools, and the assessment tools for measuring technological competence. This program also prepares teachers to use technology to enhance student learning and to become active participates in professional development related to the use of technology in K-12 schools.
The Education Master’s degree from MNU is fully accredited by NCATE, and courses are taught by highly-qualified, experienced instructors. Our instructors enhance their lessons with podcasts, vodcasts, social networking, wikis and other electronic delivery technology.
Students engage in real-time webcasts with instructors throughout the program using virtual collaboration tools like Adobe Connect, allowing for asynchronized and synchronized learning each week. If you’re looking for a school where you can earn your Education Master’s degree, contact MNU today.
Upcoming Application Deadlines and Program Start Dates
Please apply by:
December 11, 2013 [ESOL, TET]
May 6, 2014 [ESOL, READ]
Groups Starting in Olathe:
January 6, 2014 [ESOL, TET]
May 20, 2014 [ESOL, READ]
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