MS in Education Online (Endorsement Tracks: Autism, Online Instruction, or Instructional Coaching)

For the graduate student who wishes to earn a Master of Science in Education in an online format. Students have the opportunity to choose one of three endorsement tracks (Autism, Online Instruction, or Instructional Coaching). Please note that this program does not lead to any teaching certification and/or licensure. If you are seeking teaching certification and/or licensure, you should check with your respective state teaching certification/licensure authority in regards to the appropriate program.

MS in Education with Dual Teaching Certification (Early Elementary and Special Education)

For the graduate student who is seeking to change careers and wants to become a licensed teacher in Pennsylvania. This certification will permit the graduate to teach Early Elementary (PK-4) and Special Education (PK-12). A student teaching component is required to earn the master’s degree. Successful completion of state tests is required for certification.

MS in Special Education with Autism Endorsement

For the certified teacher who desires to add a special education (PK-8) teaching certificate with an Autism Endorsement and earn a master’s degree. This program prepares candidates to teach in a variety of special education settings supporting learners with intellectual, physical, cognitive, and/or behavioral exceptionalities. Advanced training in Autism Spectrum Disorders is also obtained through this program. Students completing the program are eligible to add the state-approved Autism endorsement to their teaching certificate.

MS in Education with an Emphasis on Social Emotional Learning

The Master of Science with an emphasis in Social Emotional Learning is designed for teachers who currently hold a valid Pennsylvania teaching certification and wish to pursue a graduate degree with a focus on social-emotional learning. This program will be offered in a cohort fashion at approved off-campus locations throughout the Delaware Valley.