Master of Science in Education / Instruction & Learning
Montana State University-Northern

Program Details

The online MSEd / Instruction & Learning degree program from Montana State University-Northern is designed to improve the instructional skills of the professional educator within their particular learning environment, whether traditional K-12 school, community college, government training, or business training and development. Graduates are able to:

  • Apply and implement sound practical changes in their professional practice based upon theoretical and applied research which demonstrates improved instruction and learning
  • Integrate and transfer their comprehensive theoretical knowledge base to effective instructional environments and student relationships
  • Express a strong continuous learner identity through involvement and participation in professional organizations, advocacy, trainings, workshops, seminars, or other continuing education opportunities which improve instruction and learning for all
  • Demonstrate a self-aware and self-reflective stance that allows for growth and the personal dispositions necessary to work in the professional education environment


  • Requires five on-campus residencies; one orientation and one weekend per each semester
  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and all previous graduate course work
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Other program-specific requirements may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities