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34 Masters Programs in Elementary Education

Master’s degree programs are for students that have already completed a bachelor’s degree. Additional studies continue to develop concepts and delve further into theories and advanced techniques. Most will require two years of full-time attendance to finish, and students generally must complete a formal project that demonstrates mastery of the subject material. What is a Master in Elem… Read more

Master’s degree programs are for students that have already completed a bachelor’s degree. Additional studies continue to develop concepts and delve further into theories and advanced techniques. Most will require two years of full-time attendance to finish, and students generally must complete a formal project that demonstrates mastery of the subject material.

What is a Master in Elementary Education? These degree programs generally focus specifically on the needs of educators in the primary school system. They are intended for liberal arts college majors that have a desire to nurture the next generation of students. Topics of study often include instructional techniques, methods for managing a classroom, and common educational models. Students can learn to communicate effectively with school-age children and their students’ parents.

After finishing one of these programs, graduates can design a course of study that maximizes a student’s learning achievements. They should also have enough understanding of learning psychology to spot issues with a child’s development. Programs typically reinforce public speaking and communication techniques.

Costs for these programs vary wildly. For the best value, students should consider both traditional and online universities. The admissions departments of these institutions can provide more specific cost details.

Most graduates enter the education field as teachers, but even within this targeted career outcome, there is plenty of variation. Educators are needed in nearly every community, and graduates may have options of where they can work and live. There is also the possibility to specialize in specific subjects such as art, history, or math. Some students further refine their expertise with more academic training and transition to work as counselors, administrators, and school psychologists.

There are many different educational organizations for you to thoroughly research before deciding on a specific degree plan. If you have scheduling and logistical restraints, online programs are a great option. 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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USC Rossier School of Education
USA Online, USA

Earn your MAT online from the top-ranked USC Rossier School of Education in as few as 12 months. This program offers Multiple-Subject (Elementary) and Single-Subject (Secondar ... +

Earn your MAT online from the top-ranked USC Rossier School of Education in as few as 12 months. This program offers Multiple-Subject (Elementary) and Single-Subject (Secondary) concentrations. Students may also pursue a CA Education Specialist Credential or CA Bilingual Authorization in Spanish. Prepare to become a teacher who meets the unique needs of students in today's classrooms. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Online
 
University of West Florida Online
Pensacola, USA

In the University of West Florida's Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed. program, students prepare for instruction or leadership roles at the elementary level. Accredited by the ... +

In the University of West Florida's Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed. program, students prepare for instruction or leadership roles at the elementary level. Accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, the Elementary Education Comprehensive can be completed in just 24 months. -
Master
Full-time
24 months
English
Online
 
University of West Alabama Online
Livingston, USA

Enhance your career outlook and become an authority in topics like educational planning, statistics, technology, teaching reading through the University of West Alabama's onli ... +

Enhance your career outlook and become an authority in topics like educational planning, statistics, technology, teaching reading through the University of West Alabama's online Master of Education in Elementary Education K-6. The fully online, flexible program accommodates professional students with working schedules. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 

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University of San Diego Professional and Continuing Education
San Diego, USA

The University of San Diego’s innovative, online Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree program prepares students with the knowledge and skills they need to enhance their teaching ... +

The University of San Diego’s innovative, online Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree program prepares students with the knowledge and skills they need to enhance their teaching — with an emphasis on 21st-century skills, equity, and social justice, classroom inquiry, and professional response to the Common Core Standards. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
20 months
English
11 Jan 2022
01 Dec 2021
Online
 
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford, USA

The Elementary STEM Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) Program at Tufts University prepares future educators for the deeply intellectual and humanizing work of teaching.

The Elementary STEM Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) Program at Tufts University prepares future educators for the deeply intellectual and humanizing work of teaching. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Sarasota, USA

Do you like to work collaboratively with others? Are you someone who loves children and are committed to their success? Do you feel inspired to guide and mentor young minds? I ... +

Do you like to work collaboratively with others? Are you someone who loves children and are committed to their success? Do you feel inspired to guide and mentor young minds? If so, a career in elementary education may be the right career path for you! -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Hibernia College
Dublin, Ireland

The Master in Primary Education - Professional Master of Education in Post Primary Education was established to encourage a broader range of people to consider primary school ... +

The Master in Primary Education - Professional Master of Education in Post Primary Education was established to encourage a broader range of people to consider primary school teaching as a profession by providing a more flexible route to becoming a fully qualified teacher and it is not a requirement to have prior teaching experience to be eligible to apply for this course. -
Master
Full-time
English
Apr 2022
09 Feb 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Campbellsville University Online
Campbellsville, USA

Transition into a middle school teacher by learning the fundamental teaching, management and research skills necessary to excel in your career.

Transition into a middle school teacher by learning the fundamental teaching, management and research skills necessary to excel in your career. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 18 months
English
Online
 
Edith Cowan University
Mount Lawley, Australia +1 More

Provides a nationally accredited initial teacher education qualification for students who have already obtained a Bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification in areas other ... +

Provides a nationally accredited initial teacher education qualification for students who have already obtained a Bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification in areas other than Education. The Master of Teaching (Primary) is designed to produce future teachers ready to enter the Primary education profession. -
Master Master
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
Online
 
University Of Bergamo
Bergamo, Italy

The course of Scienze della formazione primaria (Primary Teacher Education) lasts five years, at the end of which students would be enabled to the profession of teachers for k ... +

The course of Scienze della formazione primaria (Primary Teacher Education) lasts five years, at the end of which students would be enabled to the profession of teachers for kindergartens and primary. This means that they would not be required to follow any other enabling course to enter the national examination. -
Master
Full-time
5 years
English
Oct 2021
Campus
 
University of the People
Pasadena, USA

The Master of Education is a graduate-level program designed to train students for dynamic careers in education, childcare, and community leadership. The M.Ed. program will pr ... +

The Master of Education is a graduate-level program designed to train students for dynamic careers in education, childcare, and community leadership. The M.Ed. program will produce a new generation of globally-minded educators with an in-depth knowledge of curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment to support student-directed inquiry, interdisciplinary learning, intercultural competence, and critical thinking. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
17 - 60 months
English
Online
 
International Montessori Institute
Barcelona, Spain

International Montessori Institute (IMI) provides the principles and the pedagogical practice of Montessori education and the current scientific evidence, to contribute with c ... +

International Montessori Institute (IMI) provides the principles and the pedagogical practice of Montessori education and the current scientific evidence, to contribute with concrete proposals to improve the quality of the education. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive the MA degree in Montessori Education and the certifications of Montessori Teacher/Guide from 6 to 12 years, which have international recognition, valid in any country. This program is taught completely in Spanish -
Master
Part-time
2 years
Spanish, English, Chinese
Online
 
University of Glasgow Postgraduate Programmes
Glasgow, United Kingdom

As a recently qualified teacher, this extension programme will develop your ability to be critically reflective and explore your own practice in order to improve it. On succes ... +

As a recently qualified teacher, this extension programme will develop your ability to be critically reflective and explore your own practice in order to improve it. On successful completion of your PGDE, you will have the opportunity to transfer your Masters-level credits into this programme. -
Master
Part-time
12 months
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
Faulkner University - Online Programs
USA Online, USA

A Master of Education in Elementary Education Class A Certification is the perfect way for current teachers to enhance their skills and marketability or redirect their special ... +

A Master of Education in Elementary Education Class A Certification is the perfect way for current teachers to enhance their skills and marketability or redirect their specialty towards elementary aged students. In addition to classroom work, a higher degree in education opens up doors across the field, from writing curricula and textbooks to becoming a principal. For those who want to increase their certification levels. -
Master
Full-time
Online
 
Alabama State University The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School
Montgomery, USA

This online program is designed with you in mind. Keep your day job and complete your master’s degree at the same time. ASU offers certification and non-certification options ... +

This online program is designed with you in mind. Keep your day job and complete your master’s degree at the same time. ASU offers certification and non-certification options for the M.Ed. in Elementary Education program. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
24 months
English
Online