Mars Hill University

M.Ed. On Campus
12 months
456 USD/credit
456 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Education  program at Mars Hill University is designed for licensed teachers seeking to expand professional knowledge and skills in curriculum and instruction at the elementary (K-6) level.


This program at Mars Hill University has been designed to prepare candidates for the ever-changing landscape of public education. We emphasize development of evidence-based practices in teaching literacy, current standards of learning focused on the MTSS model, and 21st century skills.

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification

In addition to earning the M.Ed. in elementary Education, candidates may choose to work toward the revised National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) certification. NBPTS certification results in a 12% pay increase for North Carolina teachers. The Mars Hill M.Ed. program prepares students to successfully navigate and attain this certification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Education for All? Exploring Inequality
  • Psychology and Education: Understanding Teaching and Learning
  • Teaching Learning and the Curriculum
  • Learning in Higher Education
  • Individual Differences and Learning
  • Education in Context: A Reflection

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

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

  • Application for admission
  • $50 Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • Resume or C.V.
  • Copy of teaching license
  • Official transcripts from college or university showing undergraduate degree

Tuition Fee

  • International

    456 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 456 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    456 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 456 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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