Averett University

Master of Education


420 W Main St

Danville, VA 24541

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

Advanced Education for Teachers

If you’ve been in the teaching profession for a few years and are ready to deepen your understanding of instructional strategies and curriculum development, Averett University can help. Our Master of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction delves into the theory and practice of designing educational experiences for specific learners within different curriculum subject contexts.

Our courses are formatted with working teachers and professionals in mind. Each course is presented sequentially, so you can focus intensively on that course’s topic and skill set before moving on to the next. You’ll study with like-minded classmates and under the guidance of instructors who can offer insights based on real-world experience.

M.Ed. Course Topics at Averett

Averett University’s Master of Education program is designed to produce graduates who can successfully integrate pedagogical theory and practice to develop effective lessons appropriate to different student populations. Course topics include:

  • Child Psychology
  • Exceptional Learners
  • Instructional Technology
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Assessment and Portfolios
  • Instructional Strategies

This M.Ed. degree program culminates in a written examination. Successful completion of the examination confers the degree only. Students must apply for their Virginia teaching or administration certification.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

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