M.Ed. On Campus

Elementary Education

Florida Atlantic University

12 months
20536 USD/year
20536 USD/year
7440 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master's Degree in Elementary Education program at Florida Atlantic University provides an opportunity for students to earn a 36- credit masters degree. This program is offered to certified elementary teachers wishing to earn an advanced degree in their field. In addition, we welcome applicants who have established eligibility for Temporary Certification.


The Department of Elementary Education is committed to preparing knowledgeable, reflective, and skilled educators to teach in a globally diverse society with an emphasis on strong content knowledge and meaningful field experiences in all disciplines. 

Learning outcomes

The Elementary Education department supports Florida Atlantic University Strategic Plan including our commitment to student success, collaboration with community stakeholders, and engagement in scholarly research. Students benefit from faculty members’ expertise in content knowledge, pedagogy, research, and service. Our primary goal as teacher educators is to prepare graduates who become effective, inspirational, and successful teachers of diverse learners. Our broad range of graduate and undergraduate professional programs in the areas of elementary, secondary, reading, environmental education, instructional technology, and educational psychology promote collaboration among faculty, students, school districts, community partners, and educational professionals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Art Education in Elementary Schools
  • Language Arts: Elementary School
  • Literature: Elementary School
  • Mathematics: Elementary and Middle School
  • Teaching Health in Elementary School (Dept. of Exercise Science and Health Promotion)
  • Reading Diagnosis and Practicum for Classroom Teachers
  • Science: Elementary and Middle School

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score and/or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score taken within the last 5 years
  • Scores are required regardless of GPA
  • Official transcript or transcript evaluation reflecting bachelor’s degree
  • Immunization
  • Residency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20536 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    20536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20536 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7440 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Boca Raton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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