Masters Program in Education in Central America and Caribbean

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Education

A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Those who pursue education as a career will undergo courses that are designed to train future educators. Fortunately, there is a wide variety of courses designed for students who wish to supplement any teaching credentials. These courses are offered at various institutions across the globe.

Central America is the region of North America located between the southern border of Mexico and the northwest border of Colombia, in South America. It consists of Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama.

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Master in Education with Specialization in Teaching Adapted Physical Education

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Puerto Rico San Juan

A program of study for those interested in becoming adapted Physical Educators for special populations in public or private scenarios. [+]

A program of study for those interested in becoming adapted Physical Educators for special populations in public or private scenarios.

The master's programs of the School of Education provide numerous and innovative alternatives for the development of professionals that are leaders in formal educational institutions and other related work environments.

Mission of the School of Education

The missions of the School of Education is based on the principle that education is the art of achieving positive changes founded on social ethics. Our goal of excellence is manifested in that a good quality of life is the product of the holistic instruction of the student and the educational professional. Academic autonomy, respect for diversity, equality and human dignity, as well as reflective and diverse thought, characterize our organizational environment.... [-]


Master of Education - Managing Leisure Services

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time September 2018 Puerto Rico San Juan

A program of study for those interested in developing, implementing, managing and evaluating leisure services and sports programs in governmental agencies, municipalities, and private institutions. [+]

A program of study for those interested in developing, implementing, managing and evaluating leisure services and sports programs in governmental agencies, municipalities, and private institutions.

Master Program Admissions Requirements

An applicant shall be eligible for admission if he/she complies with the following requirements:

1.Bachelor of Arts in Education or a related area from an accredited institution or a Bachelor of Arts with a Science degree in a particular field which required courses in education;2.Admission index of 3.00 on the Bachelor Degree. If at the end of completing the master degree, the student has a GPA between 2.5 and 2.99, he or she must take the EXADEP educational test. Students with a GPA of 3.00 or more are exempted from taking the EXADEP;3.Oral and written competence in English and Spanish are required;4.Completed application form and appropriate fees within the time specified in the University calendar;5.Evidence of undergraduate and graduate studies (official transcript).... [-]


Master of Arts in Education – Special Education

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Puerto Rico San Juan

This specialty is oriented to facilitate to the teacher of Special Education the tools that allow her/him to perform their functions effectively and efficiently in the classroom. In addition, the specialty at this level facilitates competing to her/him in the magisterial field for an associate teacher rank. [+]

This specialty is oriented to facilitate to the teacher of Special Education the tools that allow her/him to perform their functions effectively and efficiently in the classroom. In addition, the specialty at this level facilitates competing to her/him in the magisterial field for an associate teacher rank.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: MASTER PROGRAM

An applicant shall be eligible for admission if he/she complies with the following requirements:

Bachelor of Arts in Education or a related area from an accredited institution or a Bachelor of Arts with a Science degree in a particular field which required courses in education; Admission index of 3.00 on the Bachelor Degree. If at the end of completing the master degree, the student has a GPA between 2.50 and 2.99, he or she must take the EXADEP educational test. Students with a GPA of 3.00 or more are exempted from taking the EXADEP. Oral and written competence in English and Spanish are required. Completed application form and appropriate fees within the time specified in the University calendar; Evidence of undergraduate and graduate studies (official transcript). ... [-]

Master in Education with Specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language

Universidad Ana G. Méndez
Campus Full time September 2018 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico (US) Online

This specialty is designed to provide candidates with a background in the principles, theories and practice of second language acquisition, learning and teaching. It seeks to prepare educators who can assume positions of leadership in ESL education as teachers or English supervisors in public or private schools and as professors in institutions of higher education. [+]

This specialty is designed to provide candidates with a background in the principles, theories and practice of second language acquisition, learning and teaching. It seeks to prepare educators who can assume positions of leadership in ESL education as teachers or English supervisors in public or private schools and as professors in institutions of higher education.

Core courses Principles and Systematic development of curriculum Innovations and Education in ESOL Specialization courses Second Language Acquisition Reading Processes in a Second Language Setting ESOL Curriculum and Materials Development Development of Communication Skills in English Methods of Teaching English as a Second Language Cross-Cultural Communication and Understanding Applied Linguistics for ESOL Teachers Testing and Evaluation of ESOL Knowledge Integration Seminar in ESOL Requirements for degree Educational Research Methods in ESOL Research Seminar ... [-]

Master Of Arts In Education - Specialty In Curriculum And Teaching

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina + 1 more

Programs oriented towards teaching and curricular development. The specialty in Curriculum and Teaching is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom. The graduates of these master's degrees will develop research skills in the classroom, team work, use of technology and design, and review and curricular evaluation. [+]

UNE is accredited in the US with affordable prices for undergraduate and graduate programs. Students graduate with professional skills in English and Spanish.

The specialty in Curriculum and Teaching is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom.

The graduates of these master's degrees will develop research skills in the classroom, team work, use of technology and design, and review and curricular evaluation.

Specialty in Curriculum and Teaching of:

Early Education (39 credits)Special Education (39 credits) [-]

Master of Education specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time January 2019 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The Master's program in Education with a specialty in Teaching English as a Second Language is intended to prepare you with theoretical and practical technical knowledge that allows you to improve the quality of teaching and learning English. [+]

Description

The Master of Education program with a specialty in Teaching English as a Second Language aims to prepare a professional with the theoretical and practical knowledge that will allow him to improve the quality of teaching and learning English.

Curriculum

Core courses

EDUC 501 Curriculum Principles and Development EDUC 504 Leadership, Communication and Teamwork EDUC 619 Seminar of Professional Experiences

Specialty Courses

EDUC 550 Acquisition of a Second Language EDUC 551 The Reading Process EDUC 553 Language, Cognition and Development of the English as a Second Language Curriculum EDUC 554 The Use of Computers in the Teaching of English as a Second Language EDUC 564 Applied Linguistics for Teachers of English as a Second Language EDUC 566 Methodology of teaching English as a Second Language EDUC 704 The Teaching of Scripture: Theory and Practice ... [-]

Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership (M.Ed)

International University of the Caribbean
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Masters in Educational Administration and Leadership is designed for educators who are seeking to be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to become effective leaders /administrators in educational institutions. Graduates from this 2-year program will be trained to provide leadership that is contextual, relevant and comparable to international standards. [+]

Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership (M.Ed)

The Masters in Educational Administration and Leadership is designed for educators who are seeking to be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to become effective leaders /administrators in educational institutions. Graduates from this 2-year program will be trained to provide leadership that is contextual, relevant and comparable to international standards.

The program consists of academic coursework, classroom seminars, and tutorials, engagements with classmates and a major thesis. The modular courses are offered over an extended week, once per month (Fridays to Sundays), and tutorial on the Saturday after each module, where students will apply their new learnings. Applicants should possess an accredited Bachelor’s degree in Education. However, other applications will be considered.... [-]


Mastery In Higher Education

ISAE Universidad
Online & Campus Combined Part time 12 months March 2019 Panama Panama City

The Master's Degree in Higher Education, constitutes a scientific and integral formation that allows the graduate the development and teaching development in the current university education. [+]

Career Description

The race of Master's Degree in Higher Education, Constitutes a scientific and integral formation that allows the graduated the development and educational development in the current university education.

It is a career where the professional will develop competencies to design, develop and evaluate research relevant to the quality of higher education. This professional will be able to propose and reformulate curricula according to the university possibilities, as well as contribute to the elaboration of didactic proposals and evaluation strategies. It will also operate as an agent for transforming current teaching practices, generating innovative actions and a climate of institutional renewal.... [-]


Master's Degree In Educational Psychology

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2019 Costa Rica San Pedro Heredia San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

The new way to educate and train requires updating to meet the social demand for creative, comprehensive and relevant manner, enabling improvements in the design, development and innovation. [+]

A new way of educating to respond to social demands:

The new way to educate and train requires updating to meet the social demand for creative, comprehensive and relevant manner, enabling improvements in the design, development and innovation of each of the tasks and objectives that the environment demands. The master's degree in educational psychology is the bridge between the demand and the response that society requires.

A human and experienced faculty:

Because we contemplate our students as people who deserve the proper and necessary to work in the field of educational psychology humane treatment, we have a faculty of excellent human quality, with extensive knowledge in the areas of expertise they bring in their classes beyond theory., making learning a humanist process.... [-]


Master's Degree In Teaching English

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2019 Costa Rica San Pedro Heredia San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Over the years, English has become the universal language of science and the arts. [+]

Over the years, English has become the universal language of science and the arts. Cooperation and exchange between cultures, makes most people recognize the importance of learning this language to meet the needs of a highly competitive world. From the above, part of the foundation to offer a Master of Science in Education with emphasis on Teaching English.

Opportunity for professional and academic growth through a second language:

This is an opportunity for professional and academic growth aimed at teachers in general, which gives them the opportunity to develop an integrated methodology concepts, techniques and materials to better use the experience of teaching and learning English as a second language .... [-]


Master's Degree In Educational Administration

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2019 Costa Rica San Pedro Heredia San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

The current educational demands in the country require quality professionals in the field of education, in line with technological and scientific advances, and with an academic background based on ethical and moral human values. [+]

Become a true leader in the field of education:

The current educational demands in the country require quality professionals in the field of education, in line with technological and scientific advances, and with an academic background based on ethical and moral human values.

The Professional MBA Education aims to prepare educational leaders with vision and with the necessary tools to successfully manage programs and educational institutions.

Requisitos: Original and copy of the title of secondary education. Original and copy of bachelor's degree or University degree (any area). Original and copy of identity card. Notes approved certificate from the last approved college degree. Only for students coming from other universities. 2 passport size photographs. Curriculum vitae. Interview with the program coordinator. Headquarters: ... [-]

Master in Art Education

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts
Campus Full time September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Art Education programme equips students with the critical thinking skills, technical knowledge and ability to transfer knowledge of the visual arts in a formal educational environment. [+]

Master in Art Education

The Art Education programme equips students with the critical thinking skills, technical knowledge and ability to transfer knowledge of the visual arts in a formal educational environment. Students are enabled to become agents of change in the local and international education systems and are challenged and supported to excel in an extremely demanding and incredibly rewarding career as a teacher. Art Education majors take courses in a range of studio areas. The focus of their programme is on professional studies, with emphasis on producing committed educators.

*M.A. in Art Education is in conjunction with Ohio State University (OSU)

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