The M.A. in Education is designed specifically for educators who wish to assume leadership roles within and beyond the classroom. 

With this degree, students can customize a program of study or add a certificate or endorsement in one of many areas:  

English as a Second Language

Education Technology Specialist

Higher Education Online Pedagogy

Leadership and Learning

Learning Behavior Specialist 1

Legal Aspects of Education

Program Facts

36 Total Credits
Earn your degree online.
24 Months
Accommodates the Schedules of Working Professionals

May 10, 2023
Dear Teachers, Alumni and Students: On behalf of the College of Public Affairs and Education let me extend a most sincere “thank you…
Aug 14, 2023
The University of Illinois Springfield’s education programs have been named to Forbes list of best online teaching degrees for 2023. According to Forbes, UIS…
Dec 13, 2022
Apply Now for UIS Scholarships Now is the time to complete the UIS Institutional Scholarship Application 2023-2024.   Hundreds of…
Nov 10, 2022
The Alpha Alpha Gamma chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor Society in Education, at the University of Illinois Springfield inducted 12 new…
Oct 17, 2022
Jennifer Martin, an associate professor in the University of Illinois Springfield School of Education, has been named University Scholar for 2022. The award,…
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