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.
Choose the Master of Education Concentration
that Matters Most to You
Prepares you to lead in data-driven assessment work to impact student learning.
English Language Learner
Equips you with research-based strategies for working more effectively with English language learners.
Prepares you to become a curriculum coach, induction mentor, or to take on other types of leadership positions.
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.
Cost per Credit
Total Credits in Program
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.
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.