Majors & Programs of Study

Graduate Studies in Education

The nationally recognized Graduate Studies in Education programs at SUU have been designed to meet the needs of educators who desire to advance their training and expertise. SUU provides working professionals the flexibility to continue full-time employment while simultaneously earning an advanced degree through distance learning, using interactive video conferencing and various online tools.


  • The Administrative Licensure Program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), endorsing that the program prepares competent, caring, and qualified professional educators and administrators.
  • All endorsement/licensure programs are approved by the Utah State Office of Education (USOE).


Teacher Leader, School District Administration, School Principal


  • MEd Degree, MEd with Admin License, or Administrative License only, for those who currently hold a master's degree.
  • Non-degree seeking programs for professional development and license renewal with licensing:
    • Utah Administrative License
    • Special Education License with emphasis on Mild/Moderate


Alumni Spotlight

Name: Angela Wilson

Class of: 2010 Southern Utah University - Master of Education

Current job: 2012 DoDEA Teacher of the Year-Department of Defense School at Camp Ederle-Vicenza, Italy. One of 4 finalists for 2012 National Teacher of the Year

"Receiving my Master of Education Degree from Southern Utah University has opened doors allowing for continued growth and amazing opportunities. The knowledge I gained from professors and course curricula prepared me for leadership opportunities in my current school, community, and now nation. I know that my students have benefited from my experiences, which began with my extended education from Southern Utah University. Thank you so very much!"

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