Located in Auburn, AL, Auburn University is a nationally ranked public research university. Home to a highly regarded School of Education, Auburn has also garnered national acclaim for its online programs. Notably, their online graduate education program ranked tenth in the nation by US News and World Report.
Designed for those who already have initial level certification, the School of Education at Auburn University offers an online, NCATE-accredited Masters of Education or Master of Science in Elementary Education. Both Master’s program expand upon undergraduate work, deepening students’ understanding of elementary education.
The M.Ed. program is for those who already have initial-level teaching certification. It leads to recommendation for Class A Alabama professional educator certification.
- 30 credit hours total, including teaching field courses
- Content courses in Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, and Science.
The M.S. program is intended for community-based or international educators who are not seeking teacher certification/licensure in the United States.
- 30 credit hours total distributed between Elementary Education courses, and advisor-approved electives.
- Includes a 2 credit capstone project.