Arkansas State University Online Master's in Education

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Arkansas State University

Earn a Master of Science in Education (MSE) degree online at Arkansas State University, ranked as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. Experience the flexibility and convenience of studying according to your busy schedule while receiving personalized support from application to graduation. You can advance your career in education and make your dream a reality.

Top 5 Reasons to Get an Online Degree at Arkansas State University

  1. 1. No GRE required
  2. 2. Classes are just seven weeks long; pay tuition for each
        course individually
  3. 3. Regionally accredited through Higher Learning Commission North
        Central Association of Colleges and Schools; Nationally
        accredited through NCATE
  4. 4. Financial aid* options, such as a Federal TEACH Grant, Public Servant
        Loan Forgiveness and Federal Aid programs
  5. 5. Learn from the same ASU professors that teach on campus

How Can I Afford an Online Degree?

  • Price per course is $762**
  • Federal TEACH Grant- Up to $7,520 for qualified teachers in graduate studies
  • Teacher Loan Forgiveness- Up to $17,500 in loan forgiveness for qualified Title I
       School teachers
  • Public Servant Loan Forgiveness- Discharge of remaing debt after 10 years of full-time
       employment in public service
  • Federal Aid Programs- Up to $20,500 per year in student loans toward your
       graduate degree (www.fafsa.gov)
MSE in Educational Leadership

Within this master's degree, students focus on areas of learning that include:

  • Developing dispositions, knowledge, and skills to become a
      building-level school leader and administrator
  • Building learning communities that support the success of all
      students and promote continuous organizational improvement
  • Integrating theory and practice through authentic,
      performance-based field activities
MSE in Curriculum and Instruction

This degree program is designed to prepare practicing teachers for licensure in such areas as a Director of Curriculum and Instruction. Educators in this master's degree program focus on areas of learning such as

  • Enhancing leadership skills, dispositions, and practices
  • Evaluating and improving processes of curriculum development
  • Enriching instructional best practices
  • Developing tools for individuals to serve as professional
      curriculum specialists
  • Enhancing professional growth by emphasizing critical and
      analytical skills, communication and collaboration skills, and
      strong organizational and management skills
MSE in Gifted, Talented and Creative

The purpose of the Master of Science in Education degree with a major in Gifted, Talented, and Creative (GTC) is to offer educators a planned program at the graduate, level which is based on recommendations of professional organizations and accrediting associations, such as the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and NCATE. Educators completing this program gain expertise in the following areas:

  • Teacher training, research, and service in the areas of
      identifying giftedness
  • Developing models to serve the needs of the gifted learners
MSE in Educational Theory and Practice

The Master of Science in Education (MSE) for Educational Theory and Practice offers educators an opportunity to improve their general understanding of curriculum theory and current practices. This program also assists candidates who wish to work toward National Board Certification.

MSE in Special Education - Instructional Specialist P-4

This degree is structured to offer educators an advanced performance-based program of study based on the recommendations of professional organizations and accrediting associations, such as the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and NCATE.

MSE in Special Education - Instructional Specialist 4-12

This degree is designed to offer educators an advanced performance-based program of study based on the recommendations of professional organizations and accrediting associations, such as the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and NCATE.

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