MAEd On Campus


Pacific University Oregon

12 months
759 USD/credit 22770 USD/year
759 USD/credit 22770 USD/year
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The Education program of Pacific University Oregon provides candidates the opportunity to pursue a rigorous interdisciplinary study of the foundations of education. This advanced degree is suited for anyone interested in developing expertise in curriculum development, teaching practices and program evaluation.


The Education program of Pacific University Oregon is available from our campuses in Forest Grove and Eugene. Many MAE courses are available in summer, evening and weekends. Candidates may enroll in upper-division undergraduate courses if instructors agree to offer the courses for graduate credit.

Upon admission, candidates meet with a faculty adviser to individualize their program of study.

The program culminates in a research project through which candidates explore an essential question identified through their course of study. This project is guided by a university faculty mentor. Candidates publicly present their findings.

Careers & Outcomes

The Master of Arts in Education program is suited for international students, experienced teachers, and liberal arts degree-holders who wish to develop expertise in curriculum development, teaching practices, and program evealuation. It does not satisfy academic requirements for an Oregon teaching license.

Students who complete the Master of Arts in Education will:

  • Refine skills in designing learning experiences that meet the educational needs of individual students within a collaborative learning community
  • Demonstrate how to design, implement, and analyze instruction that is based on state and national standards
  • Effectively collaborate in learning communities
  • Ability to contribute to school improvement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Professional Inquiry
  • The Scholarship of Teaching
  • Planning the Inquiry Project
  • Completing the Inquiry Project

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

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the School of Learning & Teaching Application
  • Resume
  • All official college transcripts
  • Three letters of evaluation/recommendation
  • Essay
  • Application fee of $35

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Forest Grove

1410 - 2511 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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