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Master of Science in Education Program

School of Education

Keep your students—and your career—moving forward with knowledge gained from our online MS in Education that can help you effect positive change in your educational settings.

Why Choose Capella?

Direct your teaching passion to engage and inspire students in the classroom with our online Master's in Education curriculum that boosts the skills you need to teach today’s students.

Accredited. Respected. Recognized.

The Professional Education Unit at Capella is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

Professionally Aligned Curriculum

This program offers curriculum developed around national education standards, including the National Board of Teaching Standards.

Gain Relevant, Applicable Skills

Every assignment, course, and program is designed to deliver the experience and skills required for success.

Maximize Your Transfer Credits

You may be able to reduce tuition and time to complete your degree with up to 12 transfer credits.

Support Every Step of the Way

Experts will support you throughout your degree program to help you meet challenges and reach your short- and long-term goals.

Free Professional Development

Capella’s free, self-paced courses can help boost your strategies for integrating technology into the classroom. 

Program Specializations

Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.

We believe in being transparent about the real cost, time, and value of a Capella Degree. Learn more about Capella’s learning outcomes and gainful employment.

Accredited & Respected

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet or exceed standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions

Relevant Blog Posts

Whether you’re considering a return to school, exploring new career paths, or seeking ways to improve your job performance, the Capella Blog has relevant articles to support your goals.

Choosing the Right K-12 Master’s in Education for You

There are many degree specializations in K-12 education. So which master’s degree is a match for you?

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How K-12 Teachers Are Using Technology in the Classroom

Technology use and integration in education is growing, with many career options in and outside the classroom.

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MED

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MS

MS in Education Innovation and Technology

Impact your classrooms with technology—learn to integrate devices into course plans, teach innovative thinking through technology, and achieve digital transformation.

MS

MS in Higher Education

Become an expert in adult and post-secondary education–focus on learning theory, leadership, administration, education trends, and the needs of diverse learners.

Ready for the Next Step?

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