12 months
22720 AUD/year
21360 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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If you're an education professional seeking to advance your knowledge and skills, and become a leader in education, the Master of Education (generic and with specialisations) from Charles Sturt University is for you. 

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Offered fully online, this degree supports and develops your career working across educational sectors and a range of contexts (including schools, adult education and early childhood settings).

You can choose from a range of specialisations in adult and vocational education, curriculum and professional practice, digital technology, early childhood leadership, educational leadership, higher, education, online learning, Indigenous education, contemporary literacies and educational research. Alternatively, the generic course allows you to choose subjects across these specialisations.

Career opportunities

Charles Sturt University ’s Master of Education (generic and with specialisations) provides a career-enhancing qualification that may lead to employment opportunities in Australia or overseas. You could pursue leadership positions or explore roles in other areas of education, such as a specialised teaching professional, policy maker, education administrator or educational researcher. If you choose to study the educational research specialisation and have a strong academic record, you may be eligible to undertake a Higher Degree by Research.

Programme Structure

  • Adult and Vocational Education
  • Contemporary Literacies
  • Curriculum and Professional Practice
  • Digital Technology
  • Early Childhood Leadership
  • Educational Leadership
  • Educational Research
  • Indigenous Education
  • Online Learning Innovation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




64 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 00005F

Entry requirements for postgraduate study vary and may include one or more of the following:

  • previous study in a related field
  • previous study in a different field
  • relevant work experience
  • professional accreditation or registration in a relevant field.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22720 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21360 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21360 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Education (generic and with specialisations)
Charles Sturt University