The M.Ed. Core requirements are the same as for the MA.Ed. degree. The core courses are offered both online (U.S. students) and face to face (international students on campus and local candidates who prefer face to face). The core courses are offered in the 7 week format with the exception of Research Methodology and Design, which is a 14 week course.
Upon completion of the core courses, the M.Ed. candidate will be assigned a project advisor. Together the candidate and project advisor will design the candidate’s second half of the program. The courses will be electives or independent studies that support the candidate’s research in the workplace of internship.
Upon satisfactory completion of the M.Ed. program, candidates will be awarded the Master of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction with their area of concentration specified on the degree.