Augustana University

12 months
25500 USD/year
25500 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Arts in Education program at Augustana is delivered completely online and is offered to those who hold a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in education and are eligible for licensure.


The program features five areas of concentration:

  • Instructional Strategies: a focus on practical applications to support student achievement and engagement
  • Reading: a focus on teaching strategies, assessment, and instruction that facilitates deeper comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts
  • Special Populations: a focus on how to support and teach at-risk students, with an emphasis on autism, response to intervention (RTI) and emotional/behavioral issues
  • STEM: a focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics
  • Technology: a focus on utilizing and implementing technology to enhance student learning

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Graduate Research
  • History and Philosophy of Education
  • Issues in Education
  • Foundations and PRinciples of Curriculum
  • Differentiation and Diversity
  • Technology in Education
  • Research Synthetis Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Only completed applications for the MA in SPED program will be reviewed when received by the 1st of each month.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • official application 
  • official transcripts from each college or university attended 
  • two recommendation forms 
  • a two- to three-page typed essay 
  • non-refundable application fee of $60 
  • sufficient undergraduate work in the proposed field of study to satisfy specific program admission requirements and graduate credit course prerequisites (See admission requirements for specific programs.

Technological requirements

You must be comfortable and confident with basic computer tasks such as email, attaching files, using the Internet, word processing, creating presentations, updating files on your hard drive, etc

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25500 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    25500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25500 USD per year and a duration of 12 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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