The Master of Education (MEd) 30 credit program is suited to students who want to combine a strong understanding of current theory and practice in education and/or organizational leadership with their personal needs and career focus. The Master of Education also provides students with the foundational knowledge and skills necessary for doctoral level study. Northcentral offers a standard MEd track with 13 specializations and an accelerated track with 2 specializations designed to be completed in only one year. (The PK-12 Principal Leadership specialization that prepares candidates to meet Arizona State certification requirements requires an additional 6 credit hours).
The Master of Education degree in General Education at Northcentral University provides you with the opportunity to develop a broad base of knowledge, and research and critical thinking skills as you tailor your education to match your career interests and goals. You will work One-to-One with faculty who will provide you with valuable feedback and support in each of your classes as you further your understanding of education theory and best practices and how to apply these principles in your profession. You will develop a strong core of education and research knowledge, which you will partner with elective courses that further your own particular interests, including up to two courses from other fields.
- Admission to the Master of Education program requires a conferred post-baccalaureate master’s degree and/or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
- Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended
School Accreditation Statement
NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).