Secondary Education - Continuing Professional, M.Ed. | Part time online | Northern Arizona University | United States
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Secondary Education - Continuing Professional

12 months
Duration
416 USD/credit 12480 USD/year
416 USD/credit 12480 USD/year
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About

The Secondary Education - Continuing Professional program of the Northern Arizona University offers you advanced courses in teaching methods, curriculum, and related areas. We also have a program of study for the Reading Specialist Endorsement, which you may pursue separately or as part of a degree program.

Overview

Purpose Statement

The Secondary Education - Continuing Professional program of the Northern Arizona University provides students with the necessary augmenting knowledge and skills related to teaching in secondary classrooms. This degree offers students, typically practicing secondary teachers, the opportunity to enhance their content, pedagogical, and professional knowledge and skills. 

Students have the opportunity to pursue advanced courses in a wide variety of areas, including the history and philosophy of education, issues and trends in curriculum and instruction, and educational research and statistics. Additionally, students can pursue coursework in a content area of interest or in endorsement courses in reading, special education, and technology. Students complete the program with either an action a research project as part of a graduate seminar or a thesis project focused on a selected topic.

Students pursuing this degree work closely with their advisors to select topics and courses that will assist them in achieving their personal goals as secondary teaching professionals. From a variety of courses, students are encouraged to choose foci which assist them in expanding their teaching repertoire and knowledge base in relation to their professional needs and interests.

Students who complete this program will have a deeper and broader understanding of teaching and learning, preparing them to excel in secondary teaching contexts, as well as other venues where teaching knowledge and skills are valued. This does not lead to Arizona teacher certification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Foundations Of Education
  • Education Law
  • Questioning Strategies
  • Teacher Leadership In Secondary Education
  • Marginalized Populations In Secondary Education
  • Problems In Secondary School Curriculum

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs.
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent.
  • Transcripts.
  • English language proficiency scores.
  • IVP Fingerprint clearance card.
  • Teaching certificate (if the applicant has one).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    12480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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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