- Type: Masters
- Location: Ohio
- Duration: 2 Years
- Deadline: Ongoing
The Master of Education program in Advanced Studies is designed for experienced teachers and other educational professionals. In the state of Ohio, a master’s degree is required for teacher’s advancement to the Senior Professional License.
The program is designed to encourage individual interest and to develop further the competencies of a professional educator. Students are able to choose from four areas of specialization.
Reading – providing the classroom teacher an in-depth preparation in literacy, reading assessment and diagnosis of reading problems. This track may lead to recommendation for the State of Ohio Reading Endorsement;
Child and Adolescent Health and Wellness – providing the classroom teacher with an overview of healthy development, and an exploration of some of the developmental issues and environmental obstacles which can interfere with optimum growth and development.
Secondary Education – providing the classroom teacher with a more in-depth knowledge of their teaching field (English, Social Studies, Biology, Mathematics, Communications, Theology and Religious Studies)
Specialized Sequence – providing the classroom teacher the opportunity to self-design a program of study in consultation with an advisor that meets current professional needs.
The Master of Education program consists of a minimum of 30 semester hours for degree completion including a combination of core education courses, a specialized sequence of courses, and electives. A Master of Arts course of study which includes a thesis is also available.