104 Master of Science Programs in Education

For many, the experience of going through college serves to instill within them a great appreciation for the value of education. That appreciation often leads them to want to build those same feelings up in future generations through teaching. If you’re hoping to make education your lifelong career, a Master of Science (MSc) in Education can help supplement the skills you acquired while gett… Read more

For many, the experience of going through college serves to instill within them a great appreciation for the value of education. That appreciation often leads them to want to build those same feelings up in future generations through teaching. If you’re hoping to make education your lifelong career, a Master of Science (MSc) in Education can help supplement the skills you acquired while getting your bachelor’s degree.

Those wondering what is an MSc in Education and exactly why it’s required in order to teach fail to recognize the complexities that come with running a classroom environment. A graduate course in education delves further into properly managing the classroom environments at all levels. Courses are also taught that focus on administration and management, communications, technology, and library science. Practical applications in the classroom also make up a significant portion of most educational graduate programs.

Most primary and secondary schools only require a bachelor’s degree. However, a Master of Science in education could certainly help you stand out in a crowd of applicants for one of these positions. Educational jobs specifically requiring a master’s degree include:

Special education

Postsecondary schooling

Adult education

The cost of a graduate program in education can vary from school to school. For some, the extra expense of tuition and fees for graduate school may seem prohibitive. Yet financial aid may be available should you need it in order to continue your education.

Many educators find that they can have an even greater impact on students’ lives by working as a school principal or administrator. Working in such a position can help you to effect policies which govern your local learning environment. Your master’s degree in education can help put you in the position to hold such jobs.

If you’re currently working within the education field yet want to take your teaching career even further, an online graduate program can help you do that. Coursework can be completed at your own pace, allowing you to get creative with both your work and school schedule. To apply for your Master of Science program, just search for your program and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling out the lead form. 

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University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

There is a huge discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, yet the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains strong. The University o ... +

There is a huge discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, yet the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains strong. The University of Glasgow recognises the need for quality teachers and their Online MSc Education is committed to developing you into a future curriculum leader. They do this with a strong focus on research and high-level teaching from their expert faculty, and as a result, the School of Education are ranked 1st in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2018). -
MSc
Part-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Touro College
New York, USA

Our Master of Science in Instructional Technology program trains graduates in the effective use of instructional technology in schools (K-12), colleges, universities, or busin ... +

Our Master of Science in Instructional Technology program trains graduates in the effective use of instructional technology in schools (K-12), colleges, universities, or business/industry settings. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
SUNY Cortland
Cortland, USA

Second language education allows you to build on the solid foundation of your bachelor's degree in a foreign language, English, linguistics, anthropology or sociology, educati ... +

Second language education allows you to build on the solid foundation of your bachelor's degree in a foreign language, English, linguistics, anthropology or sociology, education, speech or a related area. You also can expand your global awareness and enhance your professional credentials when you enroll in the M.S.Ed. in second language education: non-certification program at SUNY Cortland. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Tulane University
New Orleans, USA

Our post-professional Master of Science in Architectural Research and Design degree program (formerly known as M.ARCH II.) is the most advanced research venue at Tulane School ... +

Our post-professional Master of Science in Architectural Research and Design degree program (formerly known as M.ARCH II.) is the most advanced research venue at Tulane School of Architecture. It is a selective design research degree that builds on the deep expertise of our faculty and the strategic commitment of the school and the university as a whole. It is intended for individuals with an accredited professional architecture degree interested in teaching and research as a career in the field of architecture. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Harrisburg University
Harrisburg, USA

The Learning Technologies and Media Systems (LTMS) program explores the intersection of learning and technology and provides our students with hands-on experiences that show h ... +

The Learning Technologies and Media Systems (LTMS) program explores the intersection of learning and technology and provides our students with hands-on experiences that show how technology is changing learning. Students study the art and science of instructional design and develop practical skills to analyze performance, create new solutions and manage the technology of instruction. Our students are employed in industry and in education, and our program strives to develop new knowledge in both areas. -
MSc
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
2 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Syracuse University - School of Education
Syracuse, USA

This program is designed to serve those international students who aspire to leadership roles in elementary and secondary schools. Applicants should have experience teaching c ... +

This program is designed to serve those international students who aspire to leadership roles in elementary and secondary schools. Applicants should have experience teaching children or adolescents and working with adults at these levels. -
MSc
English
Campus
 
Medaille College
Buffalo, USA

The M.S.Ed. in Education program option provides a 36 credit-hour course of study consisting of methodologies, educational philosophy, literacy, research, and application. Stu ... +

The M.S.Ed. in Education program option provides a 36 credit-hour course of study consisting of methodologies, educational philosophy, literacy, research, and application. Students will not receive teacher certification from the State of New York with this option. This program is a companion program to the M.S.Ed. in Elementary Education. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Nice, France

Building the education of the XXI century by addressing public, social and economic issues. The SmartEdTech MSc addresses public, social and economic issues in a participative ... +

Building the education of the XXI century by addressing public, social and economic issues. The SmartEdTech MSc addresses public, social and economic issues in a participative and creative way, to build the education of tomorrow. We are offering a program based on the disruptive pedagogy that is made possible by digital learning. This MSc program puts smart educational technologies at the heart of its training activities in order to improve today's education for everybody and to create the education of tomorrow. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Online
 
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Moscow, Russia

Modern industry is in great need of professionals in materials science, ready to develop new materials and devices for application in renewable energy, consumer electronics, h ... +

Modern industry is in great need of professionals in materials science, ready to develop new materials and devices for application in renewable energy, consumer electronics, healthcare, and other areas. Our practical approach gives our graduates the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills for success in electronics, energy, chemicals, automotive industry, and other sectors. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
16 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester, USA

The MS degree in secondary education of students who are deaf or hard of hearing prepares students to meet the national need for teachers of secondary students who are deaf or ... +

The MS degree in secondary education of students who are deaf or hard of hearing prepares students to meet the national need for teachers of secondary students who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program prepares teachers as effective and ethical practitioners and also as scholars and leaders in the profession. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago, USA

The Master of Science in Teaching & Inquiry (MSTI) program is for teachers interested in developing and expanding their craft, knowledge, and skills for teaching in the 21 ... +

The Master of Science in Teaching & Inquiry (MSTI) program is for teachers interested in developing and expanding their craft, knowledge, and skills for teaching in the 21st century. The MSTI program is open to K-8 teachers with a minimum of two years of teaching in their own classroom. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Dundee - School of Social Sciences
Dundee, United Kingdom

Social research methods are a means of providing evidence to examine ideas about society - they are a way of 'knowing'. This course seeks to introduce you to a portfolio of re ... +

Social research methods are a means of providing evidence to examine ideas about society - they are a way of 'knowing'. This course seeks to introduce you to a portfolio of research skills that will help you not only to become a competent researcher but also to expand your employment horizons. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Lingnan University
Tuen Mun, Hong Kong

A pioneering and practical programme offering “Psychology+ Management” training in the education context.

A pioneering and practical programme offering “Psychology+ Management” training in the education context. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
15 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Tampere University
Tampere, Finland

Expanding from entertainment to other areas of life, games have grown into a form of culture and human interaction that is a crucial part of our social life and current media ... +

Expanding from entertainment to other areas of life, games have grown into a form of culture and human interaction that is a crucial part of our social life and current media landscape. Master's Degree Programme in Game Studies provides an in-depth view of the fundamental character and development of games and play. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford, USA

The M.S. program in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education will prepare researchers and educators who will contribute to improving STEM education.

The M.S. program in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education will prepare researchers and educators who will contribute to improving STEM education. -
MSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus