Program Overview

At California State University in Fullerton, students may earn an innovative online degree, which is designed to satisfy a busy professional student’s need for higher education while staying committed to current careers, community involvement or family. The Master of Science degree in Education with a concentration in Secondary Education can be completed entirely through a virtual classroom, allowing students the flexibility to earn a degree to pursue advanced career opportunities. 

The Masters program in Secondary Education builds on already learned foundations of the essential knowledge and skills to effectively integrate contemporary concepts into middle and high school classrooms. Graduates of the Secondary Education program may use the degree’s curriculum to maintain current teaching positions and satisfying continuing education requirements, or as the needed education to pursue positions requiring the specified topics associated with teaching middle-high aged school children. 

The Secondary Education concentration will provide students the critical courses covering concepts of: Advanced Instructional Proficiency in Educational Technology, Graduate Studies in Secondary Writing, and Survey of Educational Research, among others. Graduates should be prepared to apply the learned topics in classrooms or leadership roles in both the public and private education systems.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission


    A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
    Good standing at last college attended
    3.0 GPA minimum in the last 60 units
    A basic teaching credential

    School Overview

    Number twelve: that describes the beginnings of California State University, Fullerton, in 1957, when the California Legislature approved the establishment of a 12th State College. Today, the University bears little resemblance to its founding. Located in Orange County, California, just thirty miles south of Los Angeles, Cal State Fullerton offers 100-plus undergraduate and graduate degrees, including doctorate degrees housed in nine colleges:
    • College of the Arts
    • Mihaylo College of Business and Economics
    • College of Communications
    • College of Education
    • College of Engineering and Computer Sciences
    • College of Health and Human Development
    • College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
    • University Extended Education

    Non-traditional students can earn degrees or complete credit courses through evening programs and online learning. Cal State Fullerton offers online degrees in addition to multiple certificates and programs, In addition, a variety of online courses are also offered via the College of University Extended Education. Courses are typically asynchronous, and students complete weekly assignments, including discussion boards. Cal State Fullerton also offers self-paced coursework through CD-ROMs.


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