K-12 Teaching Certification

Here we provide some information for obtaining a teaching certification, which may vary by state. A degree in education does not automatically require one to become a teacher. However, you might be qualified to take teacher certification tests in your state. To teach in the public school system, teacher certification is a requirement. You will need to take a general test, and one that is specific to your teaching field, if you plan to specialize.

Masters in Education Programs

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Programs:

  • M.Ed. in Master of Education in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education-ITL
  • M.Ed. in Master of Education in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education-NITL
  • M.A. in Reading with an Emphasis in Elementary Education
  • And more...
  • Our online MSEd program allows you to choose from a range of specializations and pacing options to meet your needs.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of how to develop meaningful curriculum and policies.
  • Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.
  • Walden is the choice for more than 100 state teachers of the year.
  • Coursework is based on the latest research and current best practices.

Programs:

  • M.S. in Early Childhood Studies - Teaching Adults in the Early Childhood Field
  • M.S. in Early Childhood Studies - Early Childhood Public Policy and Advocacy
  • M.S. in Early Childhood Studies - Teaching and Diversity in Early Childhood Education
  • And more...
  • 100% online degrees include Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Science in Education, and more.
  • Programs are designed to help educators at every level sharpen their teaching skills.
  • All faculty are professionals in the field of education, with PhD or EdD qualifications.

Programs:

  • MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12)
  • MA in Teaching (for Aspiring Teachers Grades 5-12)

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program. You'll learn new strategies and techniques for your classroom while expanding your knowledge and skills as an educator.

Programs:

  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education
  • And more...
  • 100% Online Education Degrees - Ashford University
  • Break new ground in your education career with your BA or MA in Education.
  • Bachelor’s, Master’s & Associate's programs to prepare you for the invaluable role of guiding learners or shaping educational initiatives.
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Programs:

  • Education, Technology & Online Learning - Masters
  • Higher Education - Masters
  • General Education - Masters
  • And more...

Since 1977, Keiser University has provided quality student-centered, career-focused education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions. Degrees are offered with a curriculum that is in pace with technology and workforce demand trends in business, criminal justice, health care, information technology and more. Our “one-class-at-a-time” approach allows busy students to focus on their education and balance the demands of work and family.

 

Why Keiser University Online?

   

Online Convenience, Personalized Attention

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Education
  • Master of Science in Education - Teaching and Learning
  • Master of Science in Education - Leadership

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.

The field of technology is rapidly evolving to meet the growing demands of modern society. For those seeking a future in tech, this means maintaining skills, increasingknowledge and quickly adapting to change. For today’s students, however, successwill require dedication, commitment and access to education specifically designedto meet the demands of this dynamic industry.


Programs:

  • MEd - Reading Education
  • Special Education - Master of Education
  • Instructional Leadership - Master of Education
  • And more...
  • Go Higher with a career-enhancing degree from Concordia Nebraska you can earn fully online. All our online programs are designed to give you the flexibility to study around your schedule. 
  • You'll also benefit from exceptional student support and a rigorous academic experience ranked in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2016 Midwest Regional Universities.
  • Concordia offers a wide variety of MBA program offerings in such fields as Accounting, Business Intelligence, Human Resources, Leadership and Managing, Management, Marketing and Risk Management
  • Concordia also offers programs in the M.Ed field specializing in Early Childhood Development, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration, and Special Education
  • As an institution, Concordia University, Nebraska is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of its North Central Association
  • Concordia University, Nebraska is an excellent academic and Christ-centered community equipping men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership in the church and world.

Programs:

  • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with ESL/ELL Emphasis
  • M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction with Instructional Technology Leadership Emphasis
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction
  • And more...

Virginia International University is a non-profit institution in Fairfax, VA with a goal of making quality education affordable to students from around the world. The university was established in 1998 by President Dr. Isa Sarac. Virginia International University’s mission is to educate students from all over the world through a highly qualified, equally diverse faculty and staff, while striving to provide academic programs at the graduate, undergraduate, and certificate levels that engender the intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity urgently needed in the global community and with a commitment to providing students with the knowledge to achieve excellence in research, scholarship, and creative endeavors.

Programs:

  • MS in Applied Linguistics (Program Management)
  • MS in Applied Linguistics (Educational Technology)
  • Masters of Education in secondary Science
  • And more...

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

Programs:

  • Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education
  • Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations
  • Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education