Master in Education (MEd)
Innovative Experience for Professional Educators
Southern Utah University's Master of Education, designed from the ground-up to offer current teachers the opportunity to further their careers. This program, which is CAEP-accredited, allows teachers to gain the certification they need without sacrificing flexibility. Professionals with extensive teaching credentials instruct graduate students, often using 21st century technologies to bring innovation to the classroom. This approach has led to certifications with the NBPTA, ISLLC, and the Utah Effective Teaching Standards group, which makes SUU graduates competitive outside of the intermountain west.
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.
Some points of distinction about the M.Ed:
- Degree provides a wide variety of endorsement-opportunities
- Often students find an increase in salary including a "lane change"
- Programs offered include: M.Ed Degree, M.Ed with Admin License, or Administrative License only, for those who currently hold a master's degree.
- Up to 12 hours of transfer credit from another accredited institution of higher education may be considered for credit towards degree