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Many college graduates choose to work toward a Master of Science, or MSc degree, as a means of increasing their earning potential and enhancing their job prospects. Others choose to begin what is typically a two- or three-year course of study in a given area in an effort to eventually teach at the university level or pursue an even higher doctoral designation.

Just what is an MSc in Teaching? This comprehensive advanced degree program typically takes about two or three years to complete and involves close review of a variety of topics necessary for employment success in an academic environment. Program curriculum varies from one to the next, but students in Master of Science in Teaching programs should expect to review concepts necessary to excel in early childhood education, secondary education, higher education and special education. Some programs place additional emphasis on subjects like adult education and literacy, while others emphasize teaching a particular population, like the blind.

Graduates of Master of Science in Teaching programs are prepared for work in a broad variety of global public and private educational institutions. Master’s degree holders are often hired over those with lesser academic degrees, and they also frequently earn more money. Furthermore, most colleges and universities require that their faculty members hold a master’s degree, at minimum.

Tuition costs of Master of Science in Teaching programs vary somewhat from one school to the next. Course candidates are encouraged to check with each school of interest about specific program and tuition information.

Graduates of these programs assume a broad range of education-related positions within the global workforce. Many become preschool, middle school, high school, or college teachers and professors, while others become school principals, counselors or administrators. Others choose to expand their education even further and pursue doctorate designations.

Students with existing bachelor’s degrees in teaching, education or a related field are encouraged to explore the growing number of teaching master’s degree programs available around the world using our database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Glasgow Online

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

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).

Choose your own path

This programme offers four specialist pathways, letting you tailor your studies to your unique experiences and career goals. Choose from psychological and international perspectives in adult education; assessment and pedagogy; inclusive and special education; or museum education – it’s up to you. Each of these options is tailored towards providing you with the skills necessary for a successful career in education and help shape the minds of tomorrow.... [-]

United Kingdom Glasgow
April 2019
Part-time
2.5 - 6 years
Online
College of Mount Saint Vincent

The Master of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at the College of Mount Saint Vincent is a 30-credit curriculum consisting of both profes ... [+]

MS Education- TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

The Master of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at the College of Mount Saint Vincent is a 30-credit curriculum consisting of both professional and skills-based clinically oriented courses. Offered collaboratively with the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), the M.S. TESOL program is designed to prepare prospective teachers of English language learners from pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Students are required to complete only FIVE courses at Mount Saint Vincent Riverdale or Manhattan campuses, and the remaining FIVE courses at a UFT site.

Students successfully completing this program and who pass the requisite teacher certification content specialty examination in ESOL will be eligible for New York State Initial Certification in TESOL.... [-]

USA Bronx
June 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Montana State University

The MSSE program offers innovative online and campus-based graduate courses for practicing science educators. Customized study plans offer courses in all science discipli ... [+]

The MSSE program offers innovative online and campus-based graduate courses for practicing science educators. Customized study plans offer courses in all science disciplines and are designed to take into account the student’s background, interests, and career goals. Courses may be taken for professional development or to earn a graduate degree.

The 30-credit graduate degree program can be completed with over 80% of the course credits taken online by asynchronous, computer-mediated communication. The program of study may begin with online courses in any semester, or summer campus field/lab science courses at the MSU-Bozeman, Montana campus.

The study continues with online courses that students take from their homes or workplaces, and ends with a final campus visit for the presentation of the results of a personalized science education capstone project.... [-]

USA Bozeman
May 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 years
Campus
Online
Online & Campus Combined
Syracuse University - School of Education

The M.S. in Teaching and Curriculum is a 30 credit flexible degree program, which encompasses a number of fields of practice in education. Students with a strong interest ... [+]

Overview

The M.S. in Teaching and Curriculum is a 30 credit flexible degree program, which encompasses a number of fields of practice in education. Students with a strong interest or initial certification in a content or grade-level area can specialize in that area to further their knowledge and deepen their skills in teaching and development of curriculum.

This program is the most flexible of all programs, including for international students. Each program of study is developed individually with an advisor in a specific content area of teaching and/or areas of special interest.

What is the Application Deadline?

There is no firm application deadline. Those who wish to apply for a School of Education Scholarship should apply by January 15 for the following fall semester. We also suggest this deadline for others, although applications are reviewed on a continuing basis. Applications are considered for Fall, Spring or Summer. School of Education scholarship questions should be directed to Angela Flanagan at 315-443-4754.... [-]

USA Syracuse
Open Enrollment
Campus
Southwest Minnesota State University

The Graduate Education Department offers the Master of Science (MS) in education and a specialization in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership. This emphasis is offered in a ... [+]

Teaching, Learning & Leadership Courses

The Graduate Education Department offers the Master of Science (MS) in education and a specialization in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership. This emphasis is offered in a learning community format or on-campus/blended format. It provides educators with an opportunity to pursue graduate study while building valuable professional relationships with fellow educators.

Earn a Master of Science in Education with an emphasis in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership either going through a learning community near you or through the on-campus/blended delivery method. Find the delivery method that will work for you. Take the following classes to earn your degree in less than two years.... [-]

USA Marshall
September 2019
Online & Campus Combined
SUNY Cortland

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, ed ... [+]

Overview

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.

Program Highlights

With the guidance of our expert faculty in modern languages, you will study methods of second language teaching, integration of technology in the classroom, theory, and research in second language acquisition, and linguistics. The English as a Second Language (ESL) non-certification program immerses you in developing practical techniques, methods, and materials for teaching ESL. You also will study English grammar in the context of TESOL, investigate adolescent language development and explore bilingual and multicultural education. In addition, you may choose program-related electives such as literacy and reading in middle and secondary schools or teaching special education learners in general education classrooms. This concentration area leading to certification requires you to complete 50 hours of field observation as part of your coursework. An additional student teaching experience is not required for the non-certification program.... [-]

USA Cortland
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Dominican University of California

Ready to be a leader in education? Our MS in Education takes a research-driven approach to education, ideal for school leaders, policymakers, those working for nonprofits ... [+]

Overview

Learn to critically evaluate the impact of educational practices with attention to equity, social justice, and quali­ty of outcomes for diverse students. Conduct action-re­search that applies theory to improve instructional practice, culminating in a thesis in an area of specialization. Courses are offered during the fall, spring and summer terms in the late afternoon, early evening, on Saturdays and in hybrid online/face-to-face formats to accommodate the needs of working professionals.

MS in Education emphasis options Interdisciplinary Special Education Admission Requirements $50 application fee Completed online application Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning Official transcript of coursework from each college or university attended (undergraduate and graduate). Transcripts must be in a sealed envelope sent directly from the college or university. A grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 is required for the last 60 units of graded undergraduate or graduate coursework. Two letters of recommendation (academic or professional, on letterhead) Resume Statement of purpose or intent: a brief essay (500 words) describing professional and/or personal goals and reasons for obtaining a graduate degree Interview with Program Director, if needed ... [-]
USA San Rafael
September 2019
Campus
KU Leuven: Faculty of Psychology and Educational Studies

The Master of Science in Educational Studies offers a research-oriented program providing broad expertise related to the field of education. The faculty offers a challeng ... [+]

The Master of Science in Educational Studies offers a research-oriented program providing broad expertise related to the field of education. The faculty offers a challenging and dynamic study environment with a strong link between research and teaching. Its degree programs provide a varied, appealing and research-based education of high academic quality.

What's the Master of Educational Studies all about? a thorough understanding of several theoretical approaches and methodologies to study, evaluate and discuss educational issues; the necessary competencies and skills to conduct educational research, design instruments, develop training modules and curricula, guide and evaluate innovation processes and to engage with the historical and global aspects of education; insight into instructional psychology, intercultural education, school development, professional and continuing education and educational policies. ... [-]
Belgium Leuven
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 year
Campus
University of Central Missouri

Thank you for your interest in the University of Central Missouri Master of Science Athletic Training Program (ATP). We have a very dynamic educational experience providi ... [+]

Athletic Training at UCM

Thank you for your interest in the University of Central Missouri Master of Science Athletic Training Program (ATP). We have a very dynamic educational experience providing both classroom and clinical experiences, which we believe, will match your interest. The Masters of Science degree in Athletic Training is currently awaiting approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) for degree offering starting summer semester 2019.

On-Campus Facilities

The VanDam Athletic Training Facility - Housed within the 6,000 square foot Dr. Ronald “Doc” VanDam Athletic Training Facility, the 2,000 square foot Dr. Ronald “Doc” VanDam Athletic Training Student Classroom and Lab boasts some of the largest and finest learning spaces and equipment in the entire country. Designed to be on the forefront of modern healthcare education, this facility has within it over a quarter millions dollar worth of capital equipment and resources solely for student learning. Directly attached to the Van Dam Student Lab is the 4,000 square foot Main Athletic Room. The Main Athletic Training Room is a clinical site where students will assigned during a portion of their educational experience. This facility houses a functional rehabilitation area, hydrotherapy, cardiovascular area, treatment and taping stations as well as clinical staff offices and a physician examination room.... [-]

USA Warrensburg
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Texas Tech University at Collin

Educators, employees of state and federal agencies, extension agents, and employees of private businesses: Texas Tech University's College of Agricultural Sciences and Na ... [+]

Master of Science in Agricultural Education

Educators, employees of state and federal agencies, extension agents, and employees of private businesses: Texas Tech University's College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources offers an online Master of Science in Agricultural Education designed to provide you with the skills necessary to advance into a leadership position.

The Master of Science in Agricultural Education is designed to prepare graduates for teaching, research, extension, leadership, and administrative positions in the public and private sectors. The program is similar to the on-campus Master's of Agricultural Education degree. Students in the Master's program focus on a core of agricultural education courses along with an emphasis in designing educational/training programs, professional presentation enhancement, leadership development, teaching/training methods, and interpersonal communication.... [-]

USA McKinney
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
36 hours
Campus
Purdue University Online

Provide high-quality language and content-area instruction for students learning English as an additional language in the U.S. (one of the fastest-growing and most divers ... [+]

English Language Learning: Provide high-quality language and content-area instruction for students learning English as an additional language in the U.S. (one of the fastest-growing and most diverse populations in the U.S.) and around the world. This concentration offers licensure preparation for teachers in Indiana or an optional graduate certificate.

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USA West Lafayette
May 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
Online
Northeastern Illinois University

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 t ... [+]

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.

The Master of Science in Teaching & Inquiry (MSTI) Program is designed for licensed teachers with a minimum of two years of successful K-9 teaching experience in their own classroom. This program has five key features:

Students design half of their program to focus on the areas of professional growth they are most interested in pursuing. The program takes five terms to complete. Each term students take one required core course and one elective. (Term 4 also includes a required 1 credit hour research seminar.) Upon acceptance into the program, students meet with a program advisor to create an Electives Plan based on their professional goals. This plan may change as students progress through the program based on their evolving interests. One elective can be a general education course in the College of Arts and Sciences to improve content knowledge in a subject the student teaches (i.e. history, writing, math, etc.) Students will design and implement an original action research project in their classroom based on a specific research/education interest that is developed with program faculty. ... [-]
USA Chicago Grayslake
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Mercy College

Specialized tracks that fit your level of teaching experience Become a teacher of secondary education (Grades 7-12) in English, mathematics, social studies and science. ... [+]

The 36-credit Master of Science in Secondary Education, Grades 7-12, leads to either initial or professional certification. Placement in one of two tracks is determined by a candidate's undergraduate preparation and teaching experience. Pre-practice candidates will pursue a course of study (Track A) leading to degree conferral and eligibility for Initial New York State certification.

Candidates who are currently working and have at least one year's experience as teachers of record in classrooms in private, parochial or charter schools will participate in the Track B course of study. Track B candidates who do not yet have appropriate experience at both the lower and upper-grade levels covered by their prospective certification area(s) will fulfill this requirement by completing 20 days of supervised student teaching in each area in which they do not already have such experience. Professional certification candidates must have completed three years of teaching in the area of the certificate.... [-]

USA Dobbs Ferry New York Yorktown Heights USA Online  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Texas Tech University in the Hill Country

Educators, employees of state and federal agencies, extension agents, and employees of private businesses: Texas Tech University's College of Agricultural Sciences and Na ... [+]

Master of Science in Agricultural Education

Educators, employees of state and federal agencies, extension agents, and employees of private businesses: Texas Tech University's College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources offers an online Master of Science in Agricultural Education designed to provide you with the skills necessary to advance into a leadership position.

The Master of Science in Agricultural Education is designed to prepare graduates for teaching, research, extension, leadership, and administrative positions in the public and private sectors. The program is similar to the on-campus Master's of Agricultural Education degree. Students in the Master's program focus on a core of agricultural education courses along with an emphasis in designing educational/training programs, professional presentation enhancement, leadership development, teaching/training methods, and interpersonal communication.... [-]

USA Fredericksburg Marble Falls
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
36 hours
Campus
Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University's Master of Science in Instructional Technology program is designed for practicing teaching professionals who have an interest in becoming a techn ... [+]

Advanced Program For Continuing Professional Education

Offered By: College of Education

Overview

Impact Education as a Technology Coach

Grand Canyon University's Master of Science in Instructional Technology program is designed for practicing teaching professionals who have an interest in becoming a technology specialist or coach—or educators who endeavor to increase their knowledge of technology in the classroom. This master's in instructional technology program and courses are aligned to the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards for Technology Coaches, as well as the Interstate Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (InTASC) standards.

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USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City Scottsdale  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Online