Secondary Education

Kutztown University

12 months
774 USD/credit
774 USD/credit
516 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Secondary Education program of Kutztown University offers students six specializations for secondary school teachers: Biology, English, Mathematics, Social Studies, Curriculum & Instruction and Middle Level.


The Secondary Education program of Kutztown University is designed to:

  • Increase awareness of the problems of education in their broad setting.
  • Expand the knowledge and understanding of curriculum development and the instructional process.
  • Augment professional awareness through research.
  • Enhance scholarly growth and personal competency in one's specialized area.

Each of our M.Ed. programs follow the Danielson framework:

  • Area I: Curriculum - Designed to provide scholarly growth in respective disciplines.
  • Area II: Educational Environment - Designed to explore the fundamentals underlying the education process and relate them to current practice in schooling.
  • Area III: Instruction - Designed to investigate the criteria for decision-making and the structure and organization of curriculum and instruction.
  • Area IV: Professionalism - Designed to pursue an understanding of how knowledge is gained, how to verify knowledge, and how to judge its value.

Master of Education in Secondary Education 

The Master of Education Degree in Secondary Education Program consists of a minimum of 30 semester hours. An electronic portfolio is required prior to graduation. All courses are three semester hours, except the thesis (optional) or practice teaching fieldwork. Specializations include Biology, English, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Middle Level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Secondary School Curriculum
  • Problems of Secondary Education
  • Principles of Learning
  • Appraisal and Evaluation in Secondary Education
  • Methods of Teaching Secondary School Subject: Communication
  • Methods of Teaching Secondary School Subject: Foreign Language

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges or universities
  • Teaching Certification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    774 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 774 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    516 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 516 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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