Master of Education / Alternative Education
Lock Haven University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Alternative Education program equips educators with the knowledge and critical skill base necessary to work with the growing population of at-risk youth in non-traditional school settings.  The curriculum includes a combination of theory and practice, with a focus upon building knowledge and skills relevant to daily classroom challenges.

Courses offered include:

  • Alternative Education: An Introduction to Theory & Practice
  • The Role of Cognition and Social Skills in the Classroom
  • Designing Assessments Using Performance Standards
  • Introduction: Inquiry and Educational Change
  • Classroom Environments/Helping Skills

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Lock Haven University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License