Master of Science Programs in Teaching

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

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Riverdale

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Master Of Science In Instructional Technology

Grand Canyon University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 4 more

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. [+]

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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Master of Science for Teachers in Visual Arts

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Rochester + 1 more

The purpose of the MST in Art Education program is to offer a unique graduate experience that prepares teachers to meet the national, state and regional need for excellent teachers of the visual arts. [+]

The MST in visual art leads to initial/professional New York state certification in visual arts for grades K through 12.

This certification allows applicants to teach in New York state public schools. The program features pedagogical studies, studio inquiry, and student teaching. The purpose of the MST is to offer a unique graduate experience that prepares students to meet the national, state, and regional need for teachers of the visual arts. The MST is a program designed for accomplished art educators and advocates for art and learning in all grades.

The program is nationally accredited and is for teachers in art education who hold a BFA or BA (art major) degree. Classes begin in each September and conclude in May. Graduates of teacher education programs at RIT have a 96 percent pass rate on the NY State Teacher Certification Examinations.... [-]


Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S

NYIT - Vancouver
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Vancouver

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer. [+]

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer.

You’ll learn to adapt and apply technology to enhance the teaching of P-12 curriculum for diverse learners. You will also gain theoretical knowledge and leadership perspectives to provide leadership to guide long-term strategies for technology adoption design and implementation.

Upon successful completion of the nationally recognized and NYSED-approved NYIT program, you’ll be eligible for New York State certification as an Educational Technology Specialist and for permanent or professional certification in your initial certification area. An option for non-certified educators and others interested in technology in teaching and learning is also available.... [-]


Master of Science in Education - Second Language Education

SUNY Cortland
Campus Full time September 2018 USA 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, 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. [+]

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.... [-]


MSc in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

A Masters in TESOL at the University of Stirling offers a thorough understanding of the principles and practice of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at a level appropriate to graduates who already have a sound academic training. The course is taught by experienced TESOL Education staff within the Faculty of Social Sciences [+]

Gain a TESOL Masters from the University of Stirling, ranked 1st in Scotland for Education

The TESOL Masters (MSc)

A Masters in TESOL at the University of Stirling offers a thorough understanding of the principles and practice of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at a level appropriate to graduates who already have a sound academic training. The course is taught by experienced TESOL Education staff within the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Top Reasons To Study With Us You will gain a Master’s level TESOL qualification in teaching from an Education centre for excellence that is ranked 1st in Scotland and 9th in the UK in the Guardian's University League Tables 2017. We specialise in training both novice and experienced teachers. The TESOL course offers an excellent balance between theory and practise using a range of innovative teaching methods that facilitate engagement with new and complex ideas. You will have the opportunity to join a class with TESOL students from across the world. You will be taught by TESOL professionals who have combined experience of living and teaching in all continents of the world TESOL Masters (MSc) Pathways ... [-]

Master in Educational Sciences: Learning in Interaction

Utrecht University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Utrecht

Do you want to disentangle and understand the complex interaction of development, education, and learning? Are you curious about how processes in educational contexts relate to the cognitive and social development of children, youth, and adults? The Master’s Programme in Educational Sciences: Learning in Interaction invites you to tackle these topics and more. [+]

We never learn alone. We always learn by interacting with someone or something.

Explore the complexity of cognitive and social learning processes Do you want to disentangle and understand the complex interaction of development, education, and learning? Are you curious about how processes in educational contexts relate to the cognitive and social development of children, youth, and adults? The Master’s Programme in Educational Sciences: Learning in Interaction invites you to tackle these topics and more. Education can sometimes be dull and ineffective. We can change that by recognizing and developing the concept that we never learn alone. We always learn by interacting with someone or something, such as:... [-]


MSc in Teaching and Inquiry

Northeastern Illinois University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Chicago Grayslake + 1 more

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 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.

Each term MSTI students take one required “core” course and one elective. Students choose their electives from dozens of course options. With MSTI students choosing their five electives, the program allows each student to create the custom program that will most benefit their personal and professional goals. MSTI students can take one general education elective in a subject they teach.

MSTI students can also choose to focus their five electives in a specific area, such as in literacy, early childhood education, or earn an endorsement in Bilingual Education.... [-]


Master of Educational Studies (Leuven)

KU Leuven: Faculty of Psychology and Educational Studies
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Leuven + 1 more

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. [+]

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. ... [-]

MSc in Physics: Physics Education

Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Medford

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers a Master of Science degree with a track in Physics Education in conjunction with the Department of Education at Tufts. We offer a full range of graduate level courses and research opportunities in astronomy, biophysics, condensed matter physics, cosmology, elementary particle physics, and quantum information. [+]

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers a Master of Science degree with a track in Physics Education in conjunction with the Department of Education at Tufts. We offer a full range of graduate-level courses and research opportunities in astronomy, biophysics, condensed matter physics, cosmology, elementary particle physics, and quantum information.

The members of our faculty have international reputations in a broad range of subjects, and collaborations between department members and members of other departments with different research interests are common. Close interaction between faculty and students is the norm.

Last, but not least, Tufts and its close proximity to Boston offers incredible opportunities for cultural, gastronomical, and extra-curricular activities.... [-]


Msc in Teaching, Learning & Leadership

Southwest Minnesota State University
Online & Campus Combined September 2018 USA Marshall

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. [+]

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.... [-]


MSc in Exercise Science and Physical Education

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

MSc in Exercise Science and Physical Education aims to provide the student with an advanced working knowledge in the physical education, and exercise science; help all students acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and appreciations in organizing and scheduling physical activity for lifespan; create an academic environment conducive to learning new methodologies, techniques and concepts; cultivate analytical skills and critical thinking; promote ethical conduct of practice and research; provide specialized knowledge and extensive expertise in the areas of study. [+]

Duration (years): 1.5 years Qualification Awarded: Science and Physical Education (MSc) Level of Qualification: 2nd Cycle ( Master Degree) Language of Instruction: Greek / English Mode of Study: Full-time / Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 90 Profile of the Programme Provide the student with an advanced working knowledge in the physical education, and exercise science; Help all students acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and appreciations in organizing and scheduling physical activity for lifespan; Create an academic environment conducive to learning new methodologies, techniques and concepts; Cultivate analytical skills and critical thinking; Promote ethical conduct of practice and research; Provide specialized knowledge and extensive expertise in the areas of study. ... [-]

Master of Science: Physical Education

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Richmond

The ESS Option recognizes the diverse nature of the discipline and permits students maximum flexibility in areas of personal interest or for career enhancement. [+]

MSc Degrees in Teaching. Degree Options Exercise and Sports Science (Thesis Option) Exercise and Wellness (Internship) Sports Administration Who Would Be Interested in This Program? The ESS Option recognizes the diverse nature of the discipline and permits students maximum flexibility in areas of personal interest or for career enhancement. The ESS Option allows for professionals already in the field to complete the degree at their own pace and within the limitation of their work schedule. The ESS has the option for students to complete a thesis if they are planning to matriculate a doctorate program. The ExWell Option is for students who are preparing for certifications such as American College of Sports Medicine or National Strength and Condition Association or those who are interested in sports conditioning, hospital wellness, corporate wellness, commercial fitness, YMCA, or campus fitness and wellness. The SPAD curriculum and internship experience is designed for students who want to work in sports programming, marketing, and promotion, fundraising, game management, sports administration, or facility planning. What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program? Bachelors Degree in a related field Minimum 2.75 Undergraduate GPA Two letters of reference sent directly to the Graduate Coordinator One of the following: Minimum score of 365 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Minimum score of 170 in each of the Quantitative and Verbal areas of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and 3.5 in the Analytical area Students with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 are not required to take the... [-]

Master in TESOL

St. John's University
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Queens Village Oakdale Acres Staten Island Junction Italy Rome Oakdale France Paris New York Mills + 7 more

These research and standards-based graduate programs prepare professional, competent, caring and multicultural educators of English Language Learners (ELLs). The Master of Science degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) offers two tracks, for those with and without New York State Certification. [+]

These research and standards-based graduate programs prepare professional, competent, caring and multicultural educators of English Language Learners (ELLs). The Master of Science degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) offers two tracks, for those with and without New York State Certification.

Admission Requirements

Please view the School of Education Graduate Admission Application Requirements for detailed admission information.

Completed Application Application fee of $70 Statement of goals Official transcripts from EVERY institution attended, including conferral of degree “B” or better average Career Outcomes

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Master of Science (Mathematics for Educators)

National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University
Campus Part time August 2018 Singapore

The Master of Science (Mathematics for Educators) is designed to cater to the professional needs of mathematics educators. The programme emphasises the acquisition of wide and in-depth content knowledge in mathematics as well as its linkage to mathematics teaching. [+]

The Master of Science (Mathematics for Educators) is designed to cater to the professional needs of mathematics educators.

The programme emphasises the acquisition of wide and in-depth content knowledge in mathematics as well as its linkage to mathematics teaching. Candidates will have the opportunity to study courses in different areas of mathematics, conducted by active working mathematicians, many of them holding a qualification in the teaching of mathematics.

A strong mastery of mathematics will enable educators to teach better and to promote higher-order thinking among students in the learning of mathematics. Mathematics specialists in education institutes will also benefit from this programme because a good understanding of mathematics is crucial for handling various tasks related to mathematics education, such as the design of contemporary and rigorous curriculum, assessment of mathematics learning, and development of teaching resources.... [-]