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Master of Arts in Humane Education

Program Details

The online MEd in Humane Education degree program from Valparaiso University explores the connections among different areas of social justice:

  • Environmental Ethics
  • Animal Protection
  • Human Rights
  • Culture & Change

Students gain the knowledge and skills needed to bring principles of sustainability, critical thinking, civic engagement, and informed decision-making into their classrooms, professional workplaces, and/or personal lives. In contrast to the MEd degree, the MA program's assignments are more flexible and allow projects that best fit students' personal and professional interests. 

Requirements

Students must participate in a 5-day summer residency at the Institute for Humane Education in Maine.

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • 3.0 GPA in all undergraduate and/or graduate coursework
  • Interview with one of the program faculty

Accreditation & Licensing

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