Master of Arts in Education
Hamline University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education program helps students grow and mature as teachers and leaders through an interactive, engaging, authentic, and personalized educational experience.  Graduates become master teachers and teacher-leaders who can promote equity in schools, build communities of learners, construct knowledge, and practice thoughtful inquiry and reflection.  Students choose electives from a variety of options, including coursework in additional licensure areas such as Reading or ESL, or coursework and certificates in specialized areas such as Adult Basic Education, Autism Spectrum Disorder, College Admission Counseling, Gifted Education, Traumatic Brain Injury, Urban Teaching, and more.


  • Official transcript of a bachelor's degree from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (conditional admission considered for GPA of 2.5-2.9 with added credentials)
  • Essay
  • Intended for professionals with a teaching license

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission