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Master of Science in Education

Open the next chapter in your career as an educator with an online Master of Science in Education program designed to fit your life and goals.

Build professional skills that fit your career goals with an MS in Education

As an educator, you go above and beyond to help students thrive. The MS in Education program at Capella is designed to strengthen your fundamental skills and help build your expertise in one of eight specializations.

Master of Science in Education program overview

The MS in Education program is designed for professional educators who want to develop advanced skills and knowledge in educational theory and practice. Your chosen specialization will help you prepare to meet specific challenges in the field.

Are you looking for FlexPath?

Available for select specializations, our self-paced learning format lets you take classes at your pace and on your budget.

Choosing an MS in Education specialization

Every MS in Education journey is different. Your chosen specialization can help you leverage your unique passions and interests to build advanced expertise for the next phases of your career as an educator.*

*Capella cannot guarantee any specific job, promotion, salary increase or other career outcomes. You will need to conduct your own research to understand what opportunities may be available to you. Note that some career paths may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure, certifications or other designations along with a degree.

Why choose the MS in Education at Capella University?

Maximize your transfer credits

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

Scholar-practitioner faculty

We have more than 200 faculty members who teach in our P–12 programs, many of whom also teach and work in districts across the country, providing authentic experiences around best practices and innovative ideas.

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.