Master of Education in Secondary School Teaching
Creighton University

Program Details

Enroll in this secondary education degree online and advance professional opportunities.  This program provides both a master’s degree and a teaching certificate for those who are interested in beginning a teaching career or who need to earn their teaching certificate.  Regardless, in as little as 14 months, this accelerated program prepares students for careers as skilled teachers in grades 6-12.  

Develop the ability to think and teach critically and creatively while learning how to:

  • Differentiate instruction
  • Facilitate student responsibility for behavior and classroom environment
  • Encourage student-led inquiry
  • Use assessment data to redesign teaching and learning opportunities
  • Use research-based classroom strategies

This online secondary education degree utilizes a teacher residency model, blending online coursework with real-world experience.  While synchronous online courses are required in the summer, asynchronous courses are used in the fall and spring semesters which open up your schedule further.  

All current teachers are guaranteed scholarships.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Creighton University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

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