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Master’s in Education Online Programs

Strengthen Your Ability to Make an Impact in the Classroom

Fine-tune your skills and strengthen your ability to make an impact in the classroom. Lindenwood University online offers multiple opportunities for educators to advance their careers with specialized degree programs.

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100% Online

Take classes that fit your schedule while accessing the same tools, resources, and support as on-campus students.

Tailor Your Degree

Our rigorous, customizable curriculum was designed to align your degree with your personal interests and professional goals.

Transfer Policy

Lindenwood’s generous transfer policy lets you complete your degree in as few as 30 credit hours within the Lindenwood University system.

Develop the essential skills of an educator and take the next step in your career. Online education degrees from Lindenwood University provide a flexible, customizable, and rewarding learning experience for educators looking to specialize their knowledge for the classroom and beyond. Master’s degree programs focus on curriculum and instruction, technology, higher education, and more. 

Whether you are an experienced educator or are just starting out in the field, you can find the right program for your career goals and sharpen your expertise to make a difference in the lives of your students. Explore our degree programs and find the right fit.

Online Education Degree Programs

Online, Asynchronous

24 months* Duration

33 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • No GRE requirement

The online Master of Arts in Early Intervention in Autism and Sensory Impairments program trains educators to work with the parents and caregivers of young children who need special attention when it comes to sensory needs.

The curriculum focuses on developing the skills educators need to teach in diverse classroom settings. Specialize in one of three areas: autism spectrum disorder, deaf/hearing impairment, or vision impairment.

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Online, Asynchronous

24 months* Duration

33 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • No GRE requirement

The online Master of Arts in Education provides the opportunity to specialize in one of five areas: curriculum and instruction, designing curriculum for students with dyslexia, education and business leadership, K–12 e-Learning, or library media and technology.

The curriculum consists of 15 credit hours focused on core foundational subjects with the credits dedicated to providing instruction on your chosen concentration.

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Online, Asynchronous

18-24 months* Duration

33 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • No GRE requirement

The online Master of Arts in Instructional Technology program will teach you how to take advantage of technology to train others in a variety of different settings. Sharpen your skills in software, hardware, web-based applications, and more.

The curriculum consists of courses that focus on the principles, theories, and trends of instructional design to equip you with the tools to effectively use technology to deliver critical information.

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Online, Asynchronous

24 months* Duration

33–36 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • CAEP-accredited
  • No. 11 nationally in Gifted & Talented Education Programs, OnlineMasters.com 2019

The online Master of Arts in Gifted Education will provide the skills you need to make a difference in the lives of gifted children. Learn to examine and evaluate the needs of students of varying abilities and create an engaging learning environment.

The curriculum focuses on how to work with parents, administrators, and school board members and also includes guest speakers who are experts in the field.

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Online, Asynchronous

24 months* Duration

33 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • No GRE requirement

The online Master of Arts in Higher Education will prepare you for a variety of careers in postsecondary learning institutions. You’ll gain the skills necessary to teach courses at the college level as well as the tools to pursue administrative and managerial careers.

The program’s curriculum touches on a number of subjects that impact higher education including administration, student development, ethical decision-making, and social issues. With practicum and project components, you can concentrate on an area of interest.

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Online, Asynchronous

12-24 months* Duration

33 Credits

Program Benefits

  • 100% online courses
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • No GRE requirement

The online Master of Music Education program is designed for K–12 music educators and other music instructors and will help them improve their instructional skills. The program is taught by experienced musicians and educators and touches on topics such as research methods, contemporary issues, and conducting.

The curriculum encompasses a wide range of topics and includes the option to complete an applied project or thesis.

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What Can I Do With an Education Degree?

An education degree from Lindenwood University opens many different doors. Depending on your area of study, you can pursue careers ranging from elementary education and instructional coordinator to career and technical education teacher to training and development manager. Regardless of your interests, there is a path for you. 

Here is a closer look at potential careers:

  • Career and technical education teachers: $59,140/year3
  • High school teachers: $62,870/year2
  • Postsecondary teachers: $80,560/year4

10% Projected employment growth rate by 20301

77,400 Projected openings for high school teachers each year2

$62,870 2020 median salary for high school teachers2

FAQs

You may incur costs beyond tuition, such as textbooks, supplies, and other fees. Take these costs into consideration as you budget for your education. To learn more, visit our tuition information page.

We do not charge any fees in addition to tuition.

Yes. You can transfer up to nine credits. To learn more, visit our transfer policy page.

Yes. The online programs offer full-time and part-time options.

To check if you are eligible to receive benefits, please visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. At the bottom of the main page you will click on either service member benefits or family member benefits.