M.Ed. On Campus

High School Education (Grades 8-12)

18 months
19266 USD/year
19266 USD/year
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Broaden your subject area knowledge base and delve into the most current research on adolescence and high schools. High School Education (Grades 8-12) at Lesley University assessment and learn to develop instruments and interpret data, work with diverse populations, and engage with current technologies. 


Expand your subject knowledge and develop strategies for preparing students in grades 8–12 for college and careers. In our secondary education program, you’ll investigate aspects of adolescent development and the role of contemporary high schools in serving emerging adults. Explore best practices for instruction and assessment. And learn classroom management skills and how to work with diverse student populations.

Learning outcomes

At High School Education (Grades 8-12) Lesley University, you’ll prepare to effect positive change, both in the classroom and in the minds of your students.

Discover how project-based collaborative learning can engage students in meaningful explorations. Develop ways to teach students of varying abilities, and how to promote literacy and support English language learners. Throughout your studies, learn to bring creativity and reflection to all you do. At the end of your program, practice your newfound skills in a high school classroom through your student teaching experience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Differentiated Instruction in Secondary Inclusive Classrooms
  • Effective Management of Secondary Inclusive Classrooms
  • Project-Based Inquiry Science Teaching in the High School
  • Adolescent Development
  • Principles of Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in the Inclusive Secondary Classroom

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcripts
  • Foreign Academic Credentials Evaluation
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Written Personal Statement
  • Current Résumé

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28900 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    19266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28900 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 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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