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 Liberal Arts & Sciences

College of
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Master's Degree in Education

Master's Degree in Education

With a national spotlight on education, there is a demand for leaders who possess both teaching experience and the skills to effectively shape and impact the future of the field. That's why we've developed our Master's Degree Program in Education, with concentrations in Curriculum LeadershipEducational Leadership and Higher Education Leadership — to help educators advance in their career fields.

By earning a Master's in Education, you will have a better understanding of learning theory, research and assessment, curriculum development and educational technology. This combination of skills can provide a strong foundation for a number of educational leadership careers.

Explore Additional Program Options in the Education Field

If you’re interested in the education field, DeVry University also has additional program options you may want to consider, including:

Want to know more? Request information and a member of our team can help answer your questions.

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.

Master of Science Education *

Graduation Requirements

  1. semester-credit hours
    semester-credit hours

Due to state-specific regulations, credits and degrees earned from DeVry University do not automatically qualify a person to practice certain professions or gain certification in their field. Candidates must contact the appropriate state regulatory agency for their specific area of interest.

Program Coursework

Our Master's in Education may include these courses:

Contemporary Issues in Education

Educational Technology and Emerging Media

Educational Research

Educational Measurement and Assessment

Contemporary Issues in Education

Evaluate viewpoints on contemporary issues and trends in education theory and practice from both a school and national education perspective.

Educational Technology and Emerging Media

Explore how computers, web-based resources and multimedia are used to engage K-12 school students in problem solving, creative inquiry and collaborative learning.

Educational Research

Learn the skills needed to critically review, assess and evaluate educational research using both quantitative and qualitative approaches.

Educational Measurement and Assessment

Examine theories and techniques of educational measurement and assessment for curriculum planning, development, delivery, feedback and improvement.

To learn more about required and elective courses for our Master's in Education Degree Program, request information or see the DeVry University graduate academic catalog.

Many Ways to Learn

DeVry offers classes several different ways:

  • At a DeVry campus location
  • Online
  • Through collaborative extended classrooms

Please note that program, courses, and extended classroom availability varies by location.