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Elementary Education

Xavier University

12 months
570 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
570 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
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You're already doing quality work in your classroom. An MEd in Elementary Education at Xavier University can help you do even better by providing a strengthened foundation in professional knowledge, experience combining the latest theories and practice, and opportunities for curriculum development and application.


At Xavier University, we offer small classes with a personalized experience to help teachers take the next step and provide the network to help you connect with the Cincinnati education community.

Choose elective courses from elementary, Montessori, multicultural children's literature, reading and English language learners.


Early Childhood or Middle Childhood Education Licensure involves additional coursework and can be pursued separately or at the same time as the MEd.

Elementary Education Program Design

The MEd in Elementary Education is appropriate for teachers of elementary and middle childhood classrooms from preschool through grade 9.

The developmental approach of the program is grounded in current and long-standing research findings.

Working relationships with professional practice schools provide continuing input from practicing elementary teachers and administrators.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Classroom Culture
  • Early Childhood Care/Practices
  • Play and Arts in Early Childhood
  • History and Philosophy of American Education
  • Organization of Educational Systems in the United States

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The online graduate application
  • One official transcript sent directly from the college/university of all previous undergraduate and graduate coursework to
  • Xavier University
  • Admission Processing Center
  • 3800 Victory Parkway
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45207-5131
  • OR
  • Electronic transcripts to
  • Official test scores from the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) are required starting in Summer 2020. If you have previously taken the GRE and want to have your scores sent to Xavier, please contact GRE at 1-888-GRE-SCORE.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 570 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 570 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Cincinnati

1000 - 1650 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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