You're already doing quality work in your classroom. An MEd in Elementary Education can help you do even better by providing a strengthened foundation in professional knowledge, experience combining the latest theories and practice, and opportunities for curriculum development and application. At Xavier, we offer small classes with a personalized experience to help teachers take the next step and provide the network to help you connect with the Cincinnati education community.
of Xavier's teaching licensure students pass their state exams.
30 credit hours are required for the master's degree consisting of 9 hours in core courses plus 21 hours of electives.
Choose elective courses from elementary, Montessori, multicultural children's literature, reading and English language learners.
Early Childhood or Middle Childhood Education Licensure involves additional coursework and can be pursued separately or at the same time as the MEd.
Core education courses are offered at five Cincinnati area locations, making it even easier for students to take courses. The locations include:
Our students get results. Early and middle childhood education students at both graduate and undergraduate levels are successful in finding teaching positions.
median pay for elementary or middle-school teacher with bachelorâ€™s degree (Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012).
weeks of student-teaching experience for those seeking licensure.