Master of Arts in Education

The MAE program of the Department of Educational Leadership prepares teacher-leaders who excel in teaching and non-administrative leadership roles in their organizations and communities.

What We Offer

Online Programs Webinar

Department of Educational Leadership Chair, Dr. Christie Magoulias, and Advisor, Ryan Williams, give a brief discussion about the online Master of Arts in Education, ISBE endorsements, and graduate certificates. During this webinar Dr. Magoulias and Williams highlight the individual programs, online student services, and what makes UIS different.

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 Spring 2020 Graduates!

Graduation Applications are due by February 21, 2020! If you are completing one of the following programs be sure to submit your application! (Go to Student Self-Service; select “graduation” tab).

  • Master of Arts in Education
  • Legal Aspects of Education Graduate Certificate
  • Pk-12 Education Technology Graduate Certificate
  • Higher Education Online Pedagogy Graduate Certificate
  • English as a Second Language Graduate Certificate
  • Leadership and Learning Graduate Certificate

Contact the Online Program Coordinator by email if you are completing the following Illinois State Board of Education endorsements! Additional steps are required. 

  • Learning Behavior Specialist 1
  • English as a Second Language
  • Pk-12 Technology Specialist