Enrich Future Generations
There is a growing need for well-educated teachers in Texas. Youth deserve excellence in education, whether in the private or public-school setting. You can provide them with the best through our master’s degree in secondary education. Become familiar with designing curriculum that not only engages the mind but the person. Learn what it means to teach well and show others how to do the same. You’ll not only educate students, you’ll transform lives.
1.5 to 2 years
No foreign language credits required
No thesis required
Secondary Education (MED/MS) :: Focus Your Passion
Focus Your Passion
Our department offers two different tracks for secondary education to meet your research interests and career goals.
Master of Education (MEd) Non-thesis
Already have a Texas teaching certificate? We recommend our Master of Education program. Improve student engagement and retention by sharpening your classroom management and content delivery skills. Design an individualized degree plan that prepares you for developing classroom instruction and curriculum for at-risk learners.
Master of Science (MS) Non-thesis
Are you ready for a career change? Interested in becoming an educator but don’t have a teaching certificate yet? Our master of science program is designed for you. Earn your teaching certificate along the way through our post-baccalaureate certification program. Upon graduating, you’ll be well-prepared to improve student engagement, classroom management and teaching effectiveness.
Study What Interests You
Earn a certificate or specialization as part of your graduate curriculum. These recognitions provide career benefits like higher salaries and job opportunities.
Secondary Education (MED/MS) :: INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Local ISDs often seek after our graduates. Job placement and satisfaction is ranked highly in our education program. These are just a few examples of districts where our students found employment. Now’s your chance to discover where you belong.
Graduate Program Costs
As of Fall 2019, tuition and fees for a graduate student taking 9 credit hours through our 1 Year Optional Rate Plan is $3,288.98 for a Texas resident and $7,086.98 for a non-Texas resident. However, rates do change based on the number of credit hours taken, payment plan used and other factors.
Secondary Education (MED/MS) :: Domestic Program Admission Requirements
Domestic Student Required Documents
Application Packet Submission Deadline
Domestic student applications are accepted throughout the year.
Note: This program is not available to international students.