Masters Programs in General Education

Compare 7 Masters Programs in General Education

A master’s degree is an accomplishment students work towards as part of a graduate program. This degree sets them apart as an expert in a specialized field and provides opportunities to find a career or move forward towards a doctorate’s degree.

What is a Master in General Education? It’s a degree that gives program graduates the knowledge to pursue a career in teaching. Coursework for a general education degree may include instruction and leadership, classroom management, technology integration, statistics, research methods, instructional design and assessment and evaluation. Students enrolled in this program can expect to expand their understanding of pedagogy, the education system and methods to improve their teaching skills.

A Master in General Education prepares students for a career in academia or to pursue higher education in a PhD program. Master's degree students generally have highly developed planning, public speaking, and leadership skills. These skills may help them obtain a job after graduation.

Factors such as where the school is located and how long a student wishes to study can affect overall costs. For a complete breakdown, students should reach out to schools for more information.

After receiving their Master in General Education, students should be able to work in the education sector, both private and public. Some career choices include K-12 teacher, college instructor, or professor. Some may even find work in a corporate setting as a trainer. There are many opportunities for career growth depending on whether a student chooses to pursue a PhD program, get a job in a tenure-track university program or work for a private school.

Students can find programs at schools all over the world. Online courses may be available for those with alternative schedules or who live in rural areas. 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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Master Of Education

Universidad Tecmilenio
Campus or Online Full time 5 semesters July 2018 Mexico Mexico Online Chihuahua San Luis Potosi Culiacan Mazatlán Guadalajara Cancún Veracruz Mexico State Monterrey Villahermosa + 10 more

Choose Tecmilenio University We will certify all your knowledge to be an expert in education. [+]

Why this Master?

Choose Tecmilenio University

We will certify all your knowledge to be an expert in education. Our teachers have the best teaching techniques to facilitate your learning. Our university model will make it easier for you to combine theory with practice. To be a good educator, you need the social skills that we will teach you. You will enjoy our social activities. With our exchange system, you will know what teaching is internationally. For graduates with more experience, you will practice teaching from the beginning of your studies.

Being part of the Tecmilenio University is better

Mexico needs many educational reforms. Believe them from the classroom. A good teacher, besides having knowledge, has many hours of experience. Get them with us. An education expert knows how to convey what he knows. Research or chair? We will help you define what is best for you. What do I get? ... [-]

Master's in Educational Sciences

University of Latvia
Campus Full time Part time 1.2 - 2.5 years September 2018 Latvia Riga + 1 more

Master degree program in Education Sciences offers students possibilities to widen and deepen knowledge in philosophy of education, sociology, psychology, comparative research, research methodology, adult education, multicultural education, in human behavior and education. [+]

Master degree program in Education Sciences offers students possibilities to widen and deepen knowledge in philosophy of education, sociology, psychology, comparative research, research methodology, adult education, multicultural education, in human behavior and education.

The program is based on student-centered approach, which focuses on students’ learning process, development of their responsibility for results in learning and research. It gives students the possibility to develop individual skills to carry out research, to summarize, to analyze, to evaluate research results as well as to present them during the defense of Master Thesis. During studies students obtain skills to work with information, to analyze and evaluate it, to form a personal view and to express it.... [-]


Master in Media and Education

Syracuse University - S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Campus 1 year July 2018 USA Syracuse

The first and only graduate program of its kind in the United States, the M.A. in media and education is reinventing the profile of educators and storytellers in schools, media industry, and society. [+]

The first and only graduate program of its kind in the United States, the M.A. in media and education is reinventing the profile of educators and storytellers in schools, media industry, and society. Media and education graduates will be experts in the complex synergies between media and education in our culture and will be on the leading edge of production, analysis, and innovative application of media in diverse environments.

The media and education master of arts program combines the faculty, resources, and exceptional legacies of two renowned Syracuse University schools: the School of Education and the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

What is the media and education method? Exploring the status quo of the fields of media and education ... [-]

Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Social Science

Alabama State University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Montgomery

It is assumed that a candidate for the Master of Science degree has made a commitment to the scholarly study of education and to teaching as a career. Secondary education programs include courses in professional education, the teaching fields, and general education. [+]

It is assumed that a candidate for the Master of Science degree has made a commitment to the scholarly study of education and to teaching as a career. Secondary education programs include courses in professional education, the teaching fields, and general education.

Candidates should apply to the College of Education for acceptance to a teacher education program no later than the fourth semester of their enrollment at Alabama State University. Upon acceptance to a program, an adviser in Secondary Education will be assigned to assist in designing an acceptable program. The adviser in the College of Education will coordinate the advisement process with the adviser in the teaching fields.... [-]


Master in Education - taught in FRENCH

University of Mons
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Mons

The degree of Master of Educational Sciences trains professionals able to conceive innovative projects, to improve their practices and their reflexion in various fields of education and training. [+]

This program is taught in FRENCH.

The degree of Master of Educational Sciences trains professionals able to conceive innovative projects, to improve their practices and their reflexion in various fields of education and training. It also makes it possible to develop useful competencies to undertake research in educational sciences and to profit from the bases necessary to the continuation of a career of a researcher. The program is organized according to two finalities: the specialized finality and the deepened finality. The specialized finality prepares with the practice in various fields of the exercise of educational sciences. The step of specialization is however clearly founded on the assets of research in educational sciences and aims at making acquire the competencies based on a rigorous scientific approach. The deepened finality has as main objective to prepare for research in educational sciences and to train researchers. The deepened purpose gives an unconditional access to the doctoral formation and the doctorate.... [-]


University of Dundee Master of Education

Stafford Global
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Bahrain Bahrain Online Egypt Egypt Online Jordan Jordan Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Oman Oman Online Lebanon Lebanon Online USA USA Online Canada Canada Online + 18 more

The Master of Education programme is essential for all professionals who work in an educational setting and wish to enhance their professional learning and improve career progression prospects. Students can tailor the educational experience to suit their individual experience, needs and interests. The programme can be accessed entirely at a distance via the University virtual learning environment. [+]

Benefits

The Master of Education programme is essential for all professionals who work in an educational setting and wish to enhance their professional learning and improve career progression prospects. Students can tailor the educational experience to suit their individual experience, needs and interests. The programme can be accessed entirely at a distance via the University virtual learning environment.

The programme is accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organisation and by successfully completing the programme participants can register for an IB Advanced Certificate in Teaching and Learning Research, Certificate in Leadership Practice and Advanced Certificate in Leadership Research affording the opportunity of pursuing a career in public, private or international schools across the world.... [-]


Master of Educational Studies

University of Newcastle
Campus or Online Full time Part time January 2019 Australia Newcastle

The Master of Educational Studies degree is intended for practising teachers and other educators who wish to gain postgraduate professional qualifications in a wide variety of educational contexts and... [+]

Master of Educational Studies

The Master of Educational Studies degree is intended for practising teachers and other educators who wish to gain postgraduate professional qualifications in a wide variety of educational contexts and to acquire or update their expertise. The approach used in the program blends theory and practice, with an emphasis on applying research findings to best educational practices. The program is undertaken by coursework, with the option of a research strand consisting of a minor thesis with research methodology courses.

The Master of Educational Studies is available in the following areas of interest:

Generic Aboriginal Education Chemistry (Specialisation not available in 2010) Computer Education Early Childhood Education (Specialisation not available in 2010) Educating Boys Engineering Education (Specialisation not available in 2010) Gifted Education (Available to continuing students only) Mathematics Pedagogy Physics (Specialisation not available in 2010) Research Strand Science (Specialisation not available in 2010) Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Vocational Education and Training (VET) (Specialisation not available in 2010) ... [-]