College Degrees

Master's in Education For Practicing Teachers K-12

Today's K-12 classrooms come in all shapes and sizes, accommodating students in public and private schools, vocational programs, and even home schooling environments. Kaplan University understands the value of nurturing students in unique teaching and learning environments. Kaplan University’s virtual classrooms focus on adding a human touch to the high technology of learning online, allowing you to study, full or part time, from anywhere you have access to the Internet.‡ Whether you are preparing to enter this exciting field for the first time, or are already teaching and want to enhance your knowledge and advance your career, Kaplan University offers a convenient, flexible solution for earning your master's degree online. The program offers 10 emphasis areas designed to help you achieve the academic competencies required in a specific area of teaching: teaching literacy and language—grades K-6, teaching literacy and language—grades 6-12, teaching mathematics—grades K-5, teaching mathematics—grades 6-8, teaching mathematics—grades 9-12, teaching science—grades K-6, teaching science—grades 6-12, teaching students with special needs, teaching with technology, and educational leadership.*

*The program and curriculum have been designed to provide students with the background and practical experience that meet nationally recognized standards for such a degree. However, individual state licensing requirements vary and may change from time to time. Thus, Kaplan University makes no representations or warranties as to whether the program meets the specific licensing requirements for any individual state. Kaplan University encourages its students to independently research the licensing requirements in any state in which they intend to seek licensure.

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