MEd in Educational Studies


Gain an In-Depth Perspective on Teaching

This Educational Studies graduate degree program teaches you classroom leadership and teaching techniques that you can use in public and private school classrooms, alternative certification options or collegiate-level instruction. Learn about innovative, inquiry-based curriculum development and instructional models that accentuate student learning. Offered at our Manchester campus, the MEd in Educational Studies is ideal for professionals who are seeking education credentials and skills but who do not need to become licensed public school teachers. It also is ideal for already licensed teachers seeking an advanced degree to enhance their teaching skills.

MEd in Educational Studies graduate degree program, you will gain unique, practical experience that will help you become a more effective and engaging teacher. Whether you want to teach in a public or private school or collegiate setting or you want to focus on teaching techniques that may be applied to business training, the MEd in Educational Studies graduate degree program prepares you for the challenges of educating anyone.

Program Highlights

The MEd in Educational Studies program offers the following advantages:

  • Flexibility - Multiple term starts and 10-week sessions; take courses full time or part time.
  • Accessibility - The GRE is not required for admission into the program and the PRAXIS I and II are not required for successful completion of the program.
  • Accelerated options - Earn your degree in just 15 months (full-time course load required).
  • Collaboration - Small classes allow for easy sharing of ideas with classmates and professors, whether in the classroom or online.
  • Networking opportunities - Build professional relationships with colleagues from around the country.
  • Established reputation for quality: Southern New Hampshire University is accredited by seven independent agencies.

Admission Requirements

Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our five graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options.  Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.

Candidates must also submit an acknowledgement form and professional resume.

University Accreditation

SNHU is a fully accredited university. Access our list of accreditations. More...

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