The mission of the School of Education Graduate Programs is to offer advanced programs in professional education that lead to improved classroom instruction and prepares responsible, productive citizens, and prospective change agents in the field of education with the knowledge, skills and disposition that will enable them to meet the educational challenges of an ever-changing educational field.
The major function of the School of Education Graduate Programs is the advanced preparation of teachers for the improvement of classroom instruction in preschool through high school.
The four areas of preparation include the following:
Master of Education in Elementary Education
Master of Education in Physical Education and Health Education
Master of Education in Secondary Education (Four Specialties)
• English Education
• Mathematics Education
• Science Education
• Social Studies Education
Master of Arts in Teaching (Five Specialties)
• Board Range
• Elementary Level Education
• Middle-Level Education
• Physical Education and Health Education
• Secondary Level Education
The School of Education Graduate Programs is one of the three graduate programs in the Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education.