Masters Programs in International Education

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International Education

A masters degree in international education is a post graduate degree program designed to prepare educators to pursue careers in international and multinational settings. The masters program focuses on development of educational experts who can implement, design, evaluate and manage educational programs in the education sector; in schools, foundations, colleges, public, private and multinational corporations.

The masters program allows for specialization in a variety of areas: global education, cross cultural exchange, training and international development. Choice of area to specialize in is guided by personal career goals and intellectual interest. Other determinants in the choice of specialization include: professional experience as well as educational background of an individual.

A masters degree in international education is a multidisciplinary masters program. The various disciplines that the masters program taps from include but are not limited to: philosophy, history, political science, sociology, economics, and anthropology. The program applies the conceptual, theoretical and methodological advances in social sciences and humanities to do an analysis of international educational institutions and policies.

On completion of the masters degree in international education, graduates are expected to have gained a critical understanding of the various theories relating to internalization and globalization; the analysis includes a difference between internalization and globalization as well as the similarities between the two aspects of international education settings. Graduates can find jobs as NGO officers, officials, planners, as well as in international organizations.

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Master in International Education

Instituto Franklin – Universidad Alcalá de Henares
Campus Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master in International Education is part of the Teach & Learn in Spain Master Program, and it is designed for future professionals, teachers and administrators who pursue a career in an international environment in all educational levels (from kindergarten to high school). [+]

Application period: November 15th, 2017 – February 15th, 2018.

The Master in International Education is part of the Teach & Learn in Spain Master Program, and it is designed for future professionals, teachers and administrators who pursue a career in an international environment in all educational levels (from kindergarten to high school).

This Master provides a comprehensive background in the historical, theoretical, and social foundations of international education programs including the cultural aspects in the classroom, global English in an intercultural context, and leadership and educational management in an international environment.

It is structured into three distinct areas that include: academic courses, a life experience portfolio and the submission of a Master’s Thesis. It lasts an academic year (9 months), from September to June, and is worth 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credits. It combines onsite classes (Fridays) with online sessions (during the week).... [-]


Master's in International Education

The George Washington University - Graduate School Of Education & Human Development
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Washington

The International Education program (IEP) has a rich history of providing students with the knowledge to address international education issues, with the flexibility to pursue far-ranging interests related to educational purposes, practices, and policies across the globe. The study of traditions and systems of education in other nations and cultures that affect teaching and learning creates the ideal environment for practitioner-scholars; providing necessary skills & opportunities to advance in positions throughout education, government, business, and nonprofit settings. The program houses the UNESCO Chair in International Education for Development, supporting priorities in achieving equitable access to quality education for all. [+]

Master's in International Education

International education is grounded in the social sciences drawing many of its insights from economics, sociology, psychology, political science, and anthropology. Thus students who take up studies in international education are well advised to complement their educational studies with a serious commitment to one or more of these core disciplines. While international education has one foot in the rich theoretical perspectives of the social sciences, it also steps out into the complexities of the real world through examining the actual practice of education in specific regional contexts. This practice may occur in formal schools and higher educational institutions. It also may occur in war zones, refugee camps, nomadic villages, or other unusual settings.... [-]


Masters of Education in International Education Policy and Management

Vanderbilt Peabody College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Nashville

Through a multifaceted approach to education led by faculty with expertise in human capital development, international organizations, and education policy reform, IEPM equips students with the skills and knowledge to become changemakers in the field of international education and human and economic development around the world. [+]

Through a multifaceted approach to education led by faculty with expertise in human capital development, international organizations, and education policy reform, IEPM equips students with the skills and knowledge to become changemakers in the field of international education and human and economic development around the world.

Program focus

Through foundational coursework, IEPM students gain a deep theoretical understanding of underlying public policy issues facing K-12 and higher education systems and non-formal learning environments in varying contexts around the world. Combined with a strong background in research and data and a focus on practical application, students are prepared to critically engage and address salient issues within international education today, notably the relationships between education and economic growth, social cohesion, global health, and other dimensions of human development.... [-]


Master's in International Education

Rays Online College Credits, John Zepp Academy Foundation Inc.
Online Full time Part time 2 years November 2018 Philippines Manila USA USA Online + 3 more

A Two-year course (including thesis) for international educators. Contains basic courses in research methods, as well as specialized courses such as e-learning, cross-cultural psychology, language issues, comparative education systems. [+]

Description

This program is for international educators who wish to understand the major issues in international education. Since the courses are entirely online, adults working in any country may enroll. There is a strong cross-cultural element to all courses. Graduates will achieve employment in both governmental and non-governmental sectors.

All teachers have advanced degrees in relevant subjects and years of international educational experience as teachers, planners, and administrators. An online research library will be made available to students.

A key element of courses is the online 'discussion forum', in which students from many countries and backgrounds discuss the pressing issues in education today. In addition to core courses and specialized courses, graduates will undertake a research project leading to a thesis.... [-]


Master’s program Management of International Education

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

People’s Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) has developed unique Master’s program in International Education Management, which is the only program among the other higher professional education programs of the RF. [+]

Master’s program Management of International Education

We train leaders for international education!

Following the results of 2011 Independent National Rating of the Russian universities, PFUR took the 1st place for the internalization!

People’s Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) has developed unique Master’s program in International Education Management, which is the only program among the other higher professional education programs of the RF.

The key advantages of study:

Teachers are the highly qualified specialists in the International education. A unique experience in the sphere of International education: multi-national teaching staff - professors, post-graduates, and graduates – representatives of 450 nationalities from over than 170 countries. A broad range of the contemporary study-methodological complexes on “Export of educational services”, developed in the frameworks of the Innovation Educational Program. Innovative model of study: competence approach, modules, active & interactive contemporary educational technologies ... [-]

Master in Early Language Education for Intercultural Communication

University of Eastern Finland Philosophical Faculty
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Joensuu

The two-year Master's Degree Program in Early Language Education for Intercultural Communication (120 ECTS) is offered by the School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education. [+]

Master in Early Language Education for Intercultural Communication

The two-year International Master's Degree Program in Early Language Education for Intercultural Communication (120 ECTS) prepares students to teach foreign languages to children. Special emphasis is laid on early age intercultural communication competence. The overall number of available study places is 10.

The general strength of the program is generated by its didactics and methodology relying upon a balanced combination of theory and practice to be used in a future work as a teacher or educator. The program facilitates gaining a multicultural view on educational issues and sharing personal/collective experience in intercultural settings. The program prepares its students to effectively tackle challenges and possibilities arising from the globalization, as well as cultural and linguistic diversity.The curriculum is composed of the following three study modules:... [-]


Master in Education and Globalisation

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Oulu

MA in Education and Globalisation is a full-time two-year international Master's programme. Students major in educational sciences. The central aim of the programme is to develop quality in education and to equip students to exercise socially responsible leadership in complex and diverse societies. The programme emphasises North-South-East-West dialogue and includes studies in international education, interculturalism, globalisation and their effects on various sectors of education. [+]

Master in Education and Globalisation

Next application period 15th December 2016 to 25th of January 2017.

MA in Education and Globalisation is a full-time two-year international Master's programme. Students major in educational sciences. The central aim of the programme is to develop quality in education and to equip students to exercise socially responsible leadership in complex and diverse societies. The programme emphasises North-South-East-West dialogue and includes studies in international education, interculturalism, globalisation and their effects on various sectors of education.

The programme focuses on ethics, policy, planning, curriculum, evaluation and comparative research in education. It aims to develop the appropriate competencies and knowledge needed in planning, evaluation, research and development tasks in education and related fields in the midst of societal changes, both on the local and global levels.... [-]


MEd in Bilingual and Multicultural Education

Northern Arizona University
Online Campus Part time August 2018 USA Flagstaff

Our degree program prepares candidates for a career as an English as a second language (ESL) classroom teacher, ESL resource teacher, or a teacher responsible for providing ESL instruction and support in the regular classroom or special settings. [+]

Curricular Requirements for 2016-2017 Academic Year

Our degree program prepares candidates for a career as an English as a second language (ESL) classroom teacher, ESL resource teacher, or a teacher responsible for providing ESL instruction and support in the regular classroom or special settings. Candidates gain the knowledge, skills, and dispositions for developing ESL skills across reading, writing and listening, and for involving community and families as partners. They will also leave the program with a historical perspective of English learners in the U.S. Candidates will develop specific skills for assessing English learner proficiency and content area knowledge, and knowledge of various program models. They will become familiar with current research in ESL instruction, and understand how theory can be structured in classroom practice to develop the oral language and literacy skills of all students.... [-]