Villanova University

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Education Department: MA in Education


Villanova University

800 E. Lancaster Avenue

Villanova, PA 19085

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate and Post-Master's Certificate in Teacher Leadership

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate programs in education integrate general education, cultural improvement, and professional excellence. The specific aims of these programs are:

  • to extend and deepen knowledge by scholarly research
  • to assist those who wish to secure specialized training in order to improve their occupational competency
  • to supply the need of advanced training for special purposes, especially in the fields of teaching and other human services;
  • to offer the graduate student body the opportunity to join with the faculty of the University in the common pursuit of learning, wherein the students are encouraged to develop according to their individual capacities and to learn to live and work together as a community of scholars;
  • to fulfill current teachers' ACT 48 requirements
  • to meet requirements for the Level II Certification.

A minimum of 30 graduate credits is required for the Master of Arts in Education degree. A student may choose to take all 30 credits in Education or to combine credits in Education with graduate credits in a subject or teaching field. 


Villanova and its programs have received accreditation through the Middle States Association of Colleges and secondary Schools

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 15 - Certifcate

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): see web pages USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

*Villanova University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required.

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