University of Southern California

Rossier School of Education

Master of Education in Advanced Instruction & Certificate in Gifted Education (Online)


Waite Phillips Hall 3470 Trousdale Parkway

Los Angeles, CA 90089

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education in Advanced Instruction & Certificate in Gifted Education (Online)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Help all students achieve their full potential with a Master's of Education in Advanced Instruction delivered online from the USC Rossier School of Education. Combining state-of-the-art online learning with fieldwork implemented in your classroom, the program is designed for K-12 teachers looking to take their teaching careers to the next level. This innovative program prepares students to acquire the advanced research and effective teaching methods needed to help transform the lives of all students. The program concentrates advanced instruction in your chosen area of expertise by offering program tracks in: Differing Abilities (Secondary and Elementary), Elementary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Secondary STEM, Secondary Humanities In addition to earning a Master's of Education degree in a core content area, candidates have the opportunity to earn a Certificate in Gifted Education. The certificate program is designed to help you develop the specialized knowledge and skills needed to recognize and respond to individual differences among gifted and talented students.


University of Southern California is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501; 510-748-9001).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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