Colorado State University

Education Sciences (Teacher Licensure and M.Ed.)


102 Administration Building

Fort Collins, CO 80523

United States


(970) 492-4898

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Education Sciences (Teacher Licensure and M.Ed.)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Prepare for a career as a teacher with a master's degree in teaching and earn your teacher licensure. Colorado State University's coursework will allow you to:

  • Obtain strong pedagogical skills.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of effective theories of learning.
  • Work in local school districts to gain experience in real schools with real students.

Learn and collaborate in a community of fellow educators

To help support your growth, you will move through the Master of Education program with the same group of students. This cohort-model provides you with a network of professionals who are working through the same course materials and teaching internships. CSU recognizes the importance of having a cohesive support structure as you enter your career.

Gain teaching skills and credentials in just one year

This intensive program allows you to complete your Master of Education and Colorado teacher licensure requirements in as little as 12 months. In order to complete the program within a year, you will need to start the program during the summer semester. It also requires that prerequisite coursework is completed before starting.

Meet the demand for qualified teachers

The Master of Education and teacher licensure program strives to meet the growing needs of public and private schools for highly qualified educators. In the program, you will:

  • Gain knowledge that can be applied immediately to your career.
  • Learn from highly-qualified Colorado State University faculty members who are content experts in their fields.

Meet in the greater Fort Collins/Loveland area

Locations for classroom instruction and internship placement vary within Fort Collins and Loveland in Northern Colorado.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 41

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 627 USD

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999