M.Ed. Online

Secondary School Teaching

Creighton University

14 months
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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Make education your passion and influence the lives of the next generation through Creighton University’s M.Ed. in Secondary School Teaching. This accelerated master’s program is perfect for aspiring teachers looking to transition into a teaching role within a secondary school classroom while also earning their master’s. 


Through this Secondary School Teaching program’s teacher residency model, you will:

  • Come to Creighton’s campus for six weeks during the summer for your first few classes and preparation for the rest of the program
  • Gain valuable teaching experience in a secondary school for a full academic school year
  • Learn by doing through hands-on teaching supplemented by guidance from a teacher-mentor
  • Become well-prepared to effectively teach and encourage academic success in a secondary school classroom
  • Earn your initial teaching certificate from the state of Nebraska as well as a master’s degree

Earn more than a degree from a leader in education.

Graduates of this program are able to advance their careers and take on new professional roles in education. Through this accelerated, hybrid program at Creighton University, you’ll earn your master’s degree from Creighton as well as your teaching certificate.

No matter your passions, you’ll be earning your credentials through a university known for excellence in graduate educational programs. Creighton’s Secondary School Teaching M.Ed. program has been accredited/approved by the Nebraska Department of Education and accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Our graduate programs in education have also been recognized for their excellence by U.S. News & World Report.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Program Orientation
  • Teacher Residency Integration Seminar
  • Facilitating Student Learning
  • Facilitating Student Responsibility
  • Human Relations and Cultural Diversity

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines


28 alternative credits




Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Bachelor’s degree with 2.75 GPA or higher
  • Must include previous coursework in one of these endorsement areas: Art, English, French, history, language arts, mathematics, religious education, science (biology or chemistry), social sciences, or Spanish
  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended
  • Personal statement. See application for specific requirements
  • Praxis Core Test and Subject Assessment scores
  • Satisfactory background check
  • Notarized felony conviction and mental capacity statements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 14 months.
  • National

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 14 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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