M.Sc. On Campus

Elementary Education

Jacksonville State University

12 months
800 USD/credit 26400 USD/year
800 USD/credit 26400 USD/year
400 USD/credit 13200 USD/year
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The Elementary Education Master's Program from Jacksonville State University is designed for teacher candidates already certified in elementary education.  


  • Methods courses in the Elementary Education degree at Jacksonville State University include choices in literacy, math, science, and social studies 
  • Specialty courses include advanced 21st century teaching and learning, diversity in today's classroom, and assessment
  • Fully online courses with practicums in elementary teaching field 

Learning outcomes

Students completing the Elementary Education Master's Program are eligible for an Alabama Teacher Class A Certification in Elementary Education. For more information on the Elementary Education Master's Degree Program, please email Dr. Melinda Staubs.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Classroom Assessment for Learning
  • Diversity in Today's Classroom
  • Advanced Twenty-First Century Teaching and Learning
  • Research in Education
  • Social Studies and Today's Learner
  • Integrating STEM and STEAM Into Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for this program are accepted throughout the year in fall, spring, and summer. 


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed JSU Graduate Application for Admission.
  • Non-refundable $35.00 application processing fee.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities with degrees posted. (Students who have previously attended JSU do not need to request a transcript from the university.) 
  • Valid Bachelor’s-level professional educator certificate in Elementary Education. All certificate(s) must be valid throughout the program and at graduation.
  • Background check1. Any candidate applying for admission to a state approved teacher education program shall be required to be fingerprinted for a criminal history background check through the Alabama State Department of Education to the Alabama Bureau of Investigation (ABI) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Applicants should contact Cogent Systems for directions in completing this process.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    26400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Jacksonville

850 - 1300 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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