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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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12 Results in General Education

Columbia International University Online

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) prepares practicing educators for Christian school administrative, instructional leadership, and teaching positions in the United States a ... [+]

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) prepares practicing educators for Christian school administrative, instructional leadership, and teaching positions in the United States and around the world. Teaching students to become forward-thinking educational leaders, the coursework of the M.Ed. the online program provides students with the rigor and camaraderie they would expect of a top M.Ed. program. The program pairs powerful virtual tools in our new ECampus with a comprehensive curriculum. Every course is designed top-to-bottom with the Christian educator in mind. Each class combines biblical principles with relevant theory. Real-life case studies are used allowing students to develop the abilities that today’s school communities expect out of fully prepared Christian educational leaders. M.Ed. graduates complete a concentration in either:... [-]

USA Columbia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Open University Of Cyprus

The Master of Science in Education aims to (a) research into pedagogical studies with particular emphasis on the fields of organization, administration, assessment and cu ... [+]

The postgraduate program Educational Sciences Has as its main mission:

Research on pedagogical studies with particular emphasis on the fields of organization, administration, evaluation and curricula in education as well as in continuing education The provision of specialized pedagogical knowledge to teachers of all levels Collaboration with similar programs, European and other universities and research centers The preparation of high-level executives and researchers who perceive the context in which education operates and want to act creatively and productively The provision of services to the wider educational community in pedagogical matters. Structure of the Program ... [-]
Cyprus Cyprus Online
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Greek
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Online
Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)

The MA in Education emerges as the result of a specific collaboration agreement between the University of Jaén (Spain), Universidad de León (Spain) and the Foundation ... ... [+]

Masters in Education

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Today more and more the general public, and knowledge in particular raises new educational demands that require professionals with a multidisciplinary able to cope.

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These new educational needs in turn have generated new areas and contexts, different from the conventional ones, which are necessary specialized educational interventions led by professionals with specific skills. Powers which people generally do not have just ended their degrees, and especially those who have never received pedagogical training.

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Just today more and more professionals from different areas in many countries are engaged or wish to engage in teaching and have not had time or opportunity to receive training in this area. language teacher, Business Organization and Human Resources, etc. ... [-]

Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of 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 o ... [+]

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.... [-]

Belgium Mons
September 2019
French
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Stafford

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 ... [+]

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.... [-]

United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Bahrain Bahrain Online Jordan Jordan Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Qatar Qatar Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Dubai Iraq Baghdad South Africa South Africa Online Mauritius Mauritius Online Tanzania Tanzania Online Nigeria Abuja  + 21 More
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
McGovern Education Group

The Master of Education is a one to two-year master’s degree which further prepares students for work in schools. Most programs offer specializations in such fields as cu ... [+]

The Master of Education is a one to two-year master’s degree which further prepares students for work in schools.

Most programs offer specializations in such fields as curriculum and instruction, counseling, school psychology, adult education, special education, and administration.

This degree is often required to qualify for positions in the educational administration like a principal, headmaster, or dean or to work as a professional counselor.

Tuition for education programs starts at $20,000 USD per academic year, although partial merit scholarships are available for high performing international students based on IELTS (6.5+) and TOEFL (90+) exam scores as well as CGPA and GRE (300+) or GMAT (550+) exam scores. ... [-]

USA Oklahoma City
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Syracuse University - S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications

The Media & Education (M&E) Graduate Programs are a joint venture between the School of Education and the Newhouse School of Public Communications, combining facu ... [+]

The Media & Education (M&E) Graduate Programs are a joint venture between the School of Education and the Newhouse School of Public Communications, combining faculty, resources and exceptional knowledge base of these two Syracuse University schools. These programs are the first and only program of their kind in the United States.

Note that the Media & Education programs are interdisciplinary academic programs and do not lead to teacher certification.

With an M.A. in Media and Education (one year of study, full time residency, 36 credits) students gain hands-on experience in a range of creative storytelling practices from conventional production techniques of film, television, radio and music industries, to the emerging digital media creation practices in online storytelling settings. The M&E Masters of Arts is designed for those students wishing to pursue full time advanced study in the converging fields of Media and Education. The C.A.S in Media and Education (one year of study, part time study plus three weeks full residency, 15 credits) is designed for teachers in the field who will utilize their educational settings as a laboratory for their studies. Practicing teachers were consulted with the intent to make this course of study compatible for teachers’ schedules particularly those who could not take off extensive time from their work. ... [-]
USA Syracuse
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Universidad Tecmilenio

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? ... [-]
Mexico Mexico Online Chihuahua San Luis Potosi Culiacán Mazatlan Guadalajara Cancún Heroica Veracruz Mexico City Monterrey Villahermosa  + 8 More
July 2019
Spanish
Full-time
5 semesters
Campus
Online
University of Latvia

Master degree program in Education Sciences offers students possibilities to widen and deepen knowledge in philosophy of education, sociology, psychology, comparative res ... [+]

Masters in General 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.... [-]

Latvia Riga
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Full-time
Part-time
1.2 - 2.5 years
Campus
Queensland University of Technology

A Master ideal for educators who want to specialize, seek a career change, or advance their career. ... [+]

Overview Ideal for educators who want to specialize, seek a career change, or advance their career. Extend your knowledge and meet your professional development needs. Flexible study options include online, on campus, and block mode. An early graduation option is available for some study areas. Complete four units for a Graduate Certificate in Education qualification.

Majors Master of Education (Early Years) Ideal for professionals working in early education and care settings who want to expand their knowledge of working with young children, their families, and communities. Study contemporary early childhood issues. Prepares you to extend your career in early childhood. If you are seeking a teaching qualification the Bachelor of Education or Master of Teaching may be suitable for you. ... [-]
Australia Kelvin Grove
July 2019
Full-time
1.5 years
Campus
Concordia University Portland

Everyone has that one special teacher who changed their life. You be that teacher for your students. We’ll be that teacher for you. Concordia University-Portland has been ... [+]

Everyone has that one special teacher who changed their life. You be that teacher for your students. We’ll be that teacher for you.

There’s a reason you began teaching. To shape futures. To encourage dreams. To guide students. Whatever your motivation, you’re here to nurture it—and that happens to be what we do best.

Concordia University-Portland has been educating educators for more than 110 years and recognizes how important teachers are to students, their families, and society as a whole. The future of our world sits in your classroom every day—that’s a big responsibility. It’s no wonder you want to earn your master's degree in education. Our responsibility? To provide you with a program that fits your schedule, your career, and your heart.... [-]

USA Portland
September 2019
Part-time
1 year
Online
University of California Riverside

The Graduate School of Education at UC Riverside provides students with innovative solutions to some of education's most critical issues. Whether it be preparing you to s ... [+]

Masters Programs in Education

The Graduate School of Education at UC Riverside provides students with innovative solutions to some of education's most critical issues. Whether it be preparing you to serve increasingly diverse populations, devising effective measures of student performance, or enhancing teaching methods for those with learning disabilities, our education programs will equip you with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience to tackle real-world challenges facing educators today.

You can choose to earn a master's degree in one of the following specializations:

Master of Education (M.Ed.) Applied Behavior Analysis Diversity and Equity Higher Education Administration and Policy Master of Arts (M.A.) Education, Society, and Culture Educational Psychology Neuroscience and Education Research, Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics (REMS) Special Education and Autism ... [-]
USA Riverside
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus