Mount St. Mary’s University proudly prepares teachers for today and for tomorrow with our Master of Education (M.Ed.) program for currently certified teachers. Candidates complete a sequence of professional courses to prepare them as specialists in their field of study. These courses emphasize the importance of academic research and prepare graduates to be instructional leaders. The Mount develops educators who are proficient in content and pedagogy, reflective, and ethical professionals dedicated to leadership in an increasingly diverse, technological, and global society.
This 36 credit program focuses on preparing educators to serve as technology facilitators or equipping educators to serve as reading specialists. The program is part-time and classes are offered in the evening for working adults.
Individuals wishing to apply for admission into an M.Ed. program must hold a current, valid teaching certificate and should submit the following items:
Completed application; Apply online
Nonrefundable $35 application fee; Checks made payable to Mount St. Mary's University
Undergraduate transcript(s) from an accredited four-year institution
Two letters of recommendation; Download guidelines
Copy of current valid teaching certificate
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education