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Master of Education in Literacy & Digital Learning

Program Details

University of San Diego offers an online Master of Education degree, designed for the aspiring or current educator of the 21st century seeking knowledge of quality classroom experiences. The Literacy and Digital Learning specialization develops competent teachers who know best practices in media communications. Students use different mediums of media to enrich the educational experience.


  • Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.75 or higher from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts 
  • A personal phone interview
  • Two years of prior teaching experience
  • A resume
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic or professional supervisors
  • Two 500-word essays
  • GRE score is optional
  • No teaching credential required; however, participants will need access to a classroom of students throughout the program to apply their learning and complete the course assignments as well as their action research project

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)