M.Ed. On Campus

English Education

Northwest Missouri State University

12 months
7797 USD/year
7797 USD/year
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The M.S. English Education at the Northwest Missouri State University is for students seeking Teaching Certification along with a graduate degree. A member of the graduate faculty in Education will serve as the major advisor for M.S. Ed. students, and the English graduate advisor will serve as the subject area advisor.


Students seeking the M.S. Ed. will complete the Department of Language, Literature, and Writing portfolio and oral defense as well as the required final assessment for the Department of Language, Literature, and Writing. These will be evaluated separately.

The Department of Language, Literature, and Writing at Northwest Missouri State University offers a master degree in English Education. Among us are creative writers, literary scholars, linguists, compositionists, and English education specialists. Our faculty work in English, Spanish, French, and classical languages. We love to read, write, think, and speak about the human experience. We're dedicated to enhancing our students' critical thinking and communication abilities, as well as their imaginative lives.

What Kind Of Job Can I Get With A Major From Llw?

  • You should not study in the Department of Language, Literature, and Writing because you want a job. You should study in our department because you want any job.
  • The 2015 Job Outlook Survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers reported that, when hiring managers review at resumes, 73.4% look for written communication skills, 70.9% look for problem-solving skills, and 67% look for verbal communication skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Writing & Pedagogy: Bad Ideas and Writing 
  • Publication Skills 
  • Advanced Writing for the Professions 
  • Macbeth and Its Aftermath 
  • Young Adult Literature 
  • Studies in Genre: the Epic 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for admission to graduate studies at Northwest, an applicant should submit an application well in advance of enrollment date. 
  • The application along with official transcripts of all previous degree(s) and credits earned from all accredited institutions, and GRE, GMAT scores or alternative requirements, if applicable, must be submitted to the Graduate Office. 
  • Education Specialist enrollees must have an appropriate master's degree with a 3.25 GPA. Each graduate program has specific admission policies in addition to the policies for admission to graduate study. 

Tuition Fee

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    7797 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7797 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7797 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7797 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Maryville

800 - 1300 USD /month
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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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