M.Ed. On Campus

Elementary Education

East Tennessee State University

12 months
53354 USD/year
53354 USD/year
22237 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education in Elementary Education degree program from East Tennessee State University aims to improve the quality of teaching at the elementary level by broadening the background of teachers in the areas of study related to elementary teaching and preparing teachers as action researchers.


The Master of Education in Elementary Education program at the East Tennessee State University consists of 37 credit hours of study and is open to students who are already licensed to teach in the elementary grades.

Key Features 

  • Participating in an interview with the appropriate admission committee. 
  • The candidate will be responsible for providing the admission committee with information for consideration in admission decisions.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Elementary School Curriculum and Assessment 
  • Teaching Reading 
  • Literacy Instruction in Linguistically Diverse Classroom 
  • Diagnostic and Remedial Procedures in Reading 
  • Elementary School Mathematics 
  • Elementary School Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts may be submitted with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon acceptance to a Graduate program.
  • 3 recommendations to be submitted through the online application.
  • 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) cumulative
  • A statement about why you wish to pursue this degree.
  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice or a related field form an accredited college or university
  • A 3-5 page (double-spaced) personal statement discussing the applicant’s academic/career experiences, motivation for pursuing a graduate degree, and how the degree will aid in achieving their professional goals

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    53354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    22237 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 601 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Johnson City

1017 - 1889 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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