Arkansas Graduate Education Schools & Programs
Arkansas Graduate Education Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs
Arkansas State University's Graduate Education Programs
All of ASU's professional education programs are accredited with the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Master of Science in Early Childhood Education
This program offers teachers a planned program that focuses on the educational needs of young children. Future educators interested in working toward meeting National Teaching Standards will also benefit from this master's degree program.
Master of Science in Middle Level Education
This program has a focus on teaching future educators how to pass on knowledge to children in grades 4 through 8. Those interested in working toward meeting National Teaching Standards will also benefit from this master's degree program.
- Address: 2108 East Aggie Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
- Phone Number: (870) 972-3288
Arkansas Tech University's Graduate Education Programs
Tech has offered quality education to students for more than 25 years. Earning a Master of Education degree is one of six graduate degree programs offered by the university.
Master of Education in Elementary Education
For teachers who wish to broaden their knowledge of teaching, this is the perfect program. Core requirements include Educational Research, Current Issues in Human Learning, Principles of Curriculum Development, and a project in Educational Research.
Master's of Education in Educational Leadership
To help prepare candidates for licensure as a principal or assistant principal, this program teaches students core courses like Administrative Law, School Organization and Leadership, and Working with the Marginal Performer.
Master's of Education in Instructional Improvement
This kind of degree is for the purpose of having teachers learn more about the three areas teachers have identified as constituting the biggest instructional problems today. These are inclusion, students with limited English proficiency, and reading. Therefore core classes include Teaching the Exceptional Child, Second Language Acquisition, and Teaching Reading and Study Strategies in the Content Area.
- Address: 1507 N Boulder Ave, Russellville, AR 72801
- Phone Number: (479) 968-0398
Southern Arkansas University's Graduate Education Programs
The College of Education at SAU varies widely and includes graduate programs that lead to a master's or specialist degree, as well as programs that lead into areas of professional licensure.
Master's of Education in Student Affairs and College Counseling
Individuals preparing for professional counseling and administrative positions in student services departments at a college or university will find great benefits from this degree. Courses include Introduction to the Counseling Profession; Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in Counseling; Counseling Theories; and Basic Counseling Skills.
Master's of Education in Educational Administration and Supervision
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for leadership positions at the local school district, regional, state and national levels. This 39-credit hour program includes courses like Organizational Development and Evaluation; School Organization and Administration; Administration of Administrative Services; and The Principalship.
- Address: 100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753-5000
- Phone Number: (870) 235-4000