12 months
6458 USD/year
6458 USD/year
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Elon’s newly structured 33-hour M.Ed. program with an emphasis in Innovation in Education is part-time and designed for teachers who are graduates of accredited institutions and initially licensed to teach. The Education program at Elon University has both face-to-face and online/hybrid courses.


Our Education program at Elon University has been designed to disrupt practitioners’ traditional concepts of schooling and move teachers toward more progressive visions and praxis. 


  • Candidates are: (1.) introduced to a range of progressive student-centered pedagogies such as project-based learning and place-based education, (2.) asked to reimagine education within a constructivist framework, allowing for equitable learning opportunities that are respectful and responsive of students’ backgrounds, and (3.) offered opportunities to experiment in their own practice with innovative pedagogies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Research
  • Advanced Literacy Development
  • Educating Diverse Learners

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 for undergraduate work.
  • Applications with a GPA of 2.5-2.99 for undergraduate work may be accepted provisionally. Full admittance status will be awarded if the candidate earns a GPA of 3.0 in the first semester.
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and any graduate studies completed or taken
  • Two letters of recommendation. At least one of the letters of recommendation needs to be from someone in a supervisory role for your work.
  • Application Essay – Elon University’s Dr. Jo Watts Williams School of Education is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and social justice. Please upload an equity and inclusion statement with your online application, and comment on these principles in the context of your professional aspirations. 
  • A completed application with a $60 nonrefundable fee. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6458 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6458 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Elon

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.


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