MS Master of Science in Education K-12 Studies in Education specialization
Delve into the research-based knowledge, skills and attitudes of exceptional teachers in this online master's K-12 education specialization designed around nationally recognized teaching standards. This program is also part of Capella's Professional Education Unit, which has been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Complement such core courses as leadership, curriculum, assessment and learning theory with electives chosen to meet your educational, professional, or school-site needs. Throughout the program, you will build a professional portfolio to demonstrate your master's-level capabilities to current and future employers.
This program is not designed for certification, licensure or endorsement. For more information about educator licensing, please see our Education Licensure Resource site.
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With your Master's in K-12 Studies in Education from Capella, you'll focus on applying current theory, research and technology to the design of curriculum and instructional models. You will also learn to use assessment, classroom management and other techniques to strengthen instruction and reduce achievement gaps. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.
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Common jobs with an online Master's in K-12 Studies in Education include K–12 teacher, school curriculum coach, K–12 vocational teacher, college instructor, K–12 alternative school teacher or educational consultant. Potential workplaces include: P–12 public school, P–12 private school, alternative school, land-based or online college or university, charter school or state education department.