Online Master of Education

Where Great Teachers Become Great Leaders

Our Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree was built with you in mind: You are an experienced teacher, shaping minds every day. And you'd like to expand your impact by taking a leadership role in your school or district. Our Master of Education degree is a rigorous, learner-focused program that offers a wide array of research-based strategies taught by experienced practitioners. And it is now available 100% online.

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A Word from the Interim Dean

We work to train holistic, adaptive and learner-focused teachers; educators that know how to tap into the abilities and resources their students bring with them, helping them to become exceptional, life-long learners.

—Dr. Molly Quick, Interim Dean of the College of Education

Why Choose Northwest University for your Master of Education?

  • Advance your career by increasing your expertise.
  • 100% online. Attend classes whenever it is most convenient for you.
  • Research theories and methodology for curriculum design, collaborative engagement, student learning, and more.
  • Develop a learner-focused, holistic approach to education.
  • Boost your skills with proven effective teaching strategies.
  • Learn from experienced professors as well as practitioners with real-world teaching experience.

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Top Accreditation

Northwest University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and is a private, non-profit Christian institution awarding associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. The University also holds membership with the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities.

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Next Steps

Would you like to get started right away? Begin the admission process now by completing our online application form. Or fill out the Request Info form, and a member of our Admissions team will contact you soon.

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