Merrimack College

Merrimack College

Master of Education with licensure


315 Turnpike Street

Mailstop O-15

North Andover, MA 01845

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education with licensure

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Merrimack College offers quality and innovative programs of study leading to a masters degree in education (M.Ed.). Classes are held on campus in late afternoons and evenings. Concentrations include: Early Childhood Education (PreK-2) Elementary Education (1-6) Moderate Disabilities (PreK-8) English as a Second Language (PreK-6) Middle (5-8) and Secondary (8-12) FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM: The application period is now open for Merrimack's prestigious Teacher Education Fellowship program that provides students with a tuition-free fellowship leading to an M.Ed. in one year. Students take classes at night and do an on-site residency during the day, gaining unparalleled field experience.


Merrimack College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The School of Education offers multiple licensure programs that have been approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the Interstate Certification Compact of the National Association of State Directors of Teachers Education. Students are able to receive reciprocal teaching licenses in more than 45 states. Please refer to the DESE's website and each state's requirements for exact terms of reciprocity.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $550 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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