This degree is specifically for ambitious professionals interested in transforming and making an impact on the education system for new generations of learners.
The Education Improvement and Transformation program of Drexel University allows you to customize a program that meets your individual career goals by selecting four concentration areas.
Available concentration ares
Collaborative Special Education Law & Process: Prepare to meet the unique learning needs of students with disabilities, through legally mandated school, home, and community collaboration.
Creativity & Innovation: Learn how to think like a creative professional, apply creativity to your chosen career, tap into your innate creativity, and investigate strategies to implement your ideas in an educational setting.
E-Learning Leadership: As the demand for academic programs and courses delivered via e-learning continues to grow, the corresponding need for leadership in this important area increases.
Education Policy: Gain insight into the policy-making aspect of education, with an emphasis on American policy and the ethics behind creating educational policies.
Entrepreneurship: Learn tools used by successful entrepreneurs and apply your knowledge through social experiential learning experiences.
Evaluation & Assessment: Even the most successful education institutions need to evaluate their performance. This concentration focuses on the evaluation process and how to effectively assess institutions on multiple levels.
Instructional Design: Prepare to effectively and efficiently design learning environments in diverse organizational settings using a variety of media.
Leadership in Educational Settings: Gain the knowledge and skills needed to be a leader in an educational setting, and examine how educational leaders operate by exploring topics such as decision-making and policy.
Learning in Game-Based Environments: Prepare to effectively use educational games in and out of the classroom and training center. You'll gain an overview of game development processes, learn to build basic games, and most importantly, examine how to assess and evaluate the learning experience as it relates to educational games.
Learning Technologies: Learning technologies are changing education through online tools. As a result, instructors who understand how and why people use technology are in high demand. This program encourages you to explore various aspects of learning technologies, including new media and virtual communities.
Special Education Leadership: Equip yourself with the advanced skills, knowledge, and competencies necessary to lead programs that meet the needs of students at risk for and with disabilities in multiple settings.
Urban Education: Urban education is one of the most prominent subjects in education today. Learn about the differences and similarities between urban and rural education settings, and how to resolve conflict in urban school settings, among other relevant topics.
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- Tools & Techniques in Creativity
- Creativity in the Workplace
- Current Trends in Creativity & Innovation
- Education Policy: Concepts, Issues, and Applications
- American Educational Policy and U.S. Competitiveness
- Ethics in Educational Policy Making
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEducation Management, Organisation & Leadership Educational Research View 60 other Masters in Educational Research in United States
- A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
- Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
- A completed application
- Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
- Two professional letters of recommendation
- Personal Statement (500 - 750 words) describing your interest in the program
- If you've previously attended college outside of the United States, an official course-by-course transcript evaluation may be required
- International Applicants whose first or native language is not English must take the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE (Pearsons)
International1007 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1007 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit 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.
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This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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