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Keep Moving Your Students—and Your Career—Forward


You’re ready to build on what you know and take your education career to the next level. At Capella, you can build on your skills to help effect positive change and improve student achievement in our modern systems of learning.

You’ll find online MS and MEd programs in education designed around the highest industry standards. With an increased focus on innovation and technology, we’ll help you prepare to effectively integrate technology and improve student achievement in today’s evolving learning environments.


Use instructional technology to help develop high-performing students


Deepen your expertise and create effective learning environments


Potentially elevate student achievement in and out of the classroom

Skills You Can Use Immediately

At Capella, you’ll receive a competency-based education, meaning every assignment, course, and program is designed to deliver the skills required for on-the-job success. Your degree program will offer insights, lessons, and practical competencies that are designed to be immediately applied to improve student achievement—even before your program is complete.

Online Programs That Fit Your Busy Life

Choose the most direct path to reach your goals. An online Master of Education program may help you attain your goals sooner and lower your costs while increasing your earning potential. Make the most of your educational investment with scholarships and other ways to save.

Education Innovation And Technology

Capella is the only university to offer education innovation and technology degrees that provide advanced classroom instruction using current and emerging theories in technology. You’ll grow your ability to integrate instructional technology to develop high-performing students, teach innovatively with technology, and achieve digital transformation. Explore master’s degree offerings in the following areas:


Free Professional Development Courses

Our free professional development courses can help you add instructional technology to your course plans or advance as a leader in EdTech. And you may also be able to earn clock hours for free or graduate credit from Capella University at a fraction of the cost*.

Each course is designed by teachers for teachers, made to work in your time and on your budget. Use what you learn to build the skills, knowledge, and strategies for integrating new educational technology in your classroom. 

*Additional requirements and fees apply when pursuing graduate credit. State regulations vary regarding salary benefits and continuing education. Learners are responsible to understand and comply with requirements for their state, which may include preapproval of qualified professional development opportunities.

Potentially Save Time—and Money—on Your Master’s

Reach your goals faster by transferring credits. Nearly all Capella programs accept transfer credits, with each program specifying the maximum number of transfer credits allowed. Courses will be evaluated against Capella course descriptions and your degree requirements and those courses with significant shared content from regionally accredited or internationally recognized institutions will be applied toward your program.

Reach Your Goals with Comprehensive Support

Your master’s program will present many challenges—and the support you need to successfully meet them. As you work to complete your degree requirements, you’ll be matched with support resources that are well-suited to help you reach all of your short- and long-term academic and career goals.

Capella: An Accredited University

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is among the six regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Regional bodies accredit colleges and universities; national bodies accredit trade and vocational schools.


The Professional Education Unit (PEU) at Capella University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), This accreditation covers advanced educator preparation programs at Capella University. However, the accreditation does not include individual education courses that the institution offers to K–12 educators for professional development, relicensure, or other purposes. This program is part of Capella’s PEU.

Gainful Employment & Learning and Career Outcomes

Investing in a college degree is no small thing. At Capella, we’re proud to share our learning and career outcomes—along with gainful employment results—so that you can make the most informed decisions about the programs that interest you.

Knowledge is power, power is knowledge. So now I have more power, not necessarily the power to be a superhero, but maybe I am in a sense. Maybe I am a superhero in the sense of teaching children with a better background from what I’ve gained from Capella.

Katherin Jones-BrooksEC Resource Teacher and Capella graduate, MS in Education