2019-2020 Catalog

Master of Education Programs

This effective combination of theoretical and experiential learning rewards educators with greater recognition, advancement opportunities, and professional confidence. CityU offers multiple M.Ed. Programs including Professional School Counseling (formally titled “Guidance and Counseling”), Leadership, Reading and Literacy, Special Education, and Curriculum and Instruction with an option for an emphasis area in Specialized Study.

Note: Master of Education program with an asterisk “*” following the program name are offered in performance-based teaching methodology.

The Master of Education will prepare students to:

  • Interpret educational theories and scholarship to inform best practices in education and create engaging learning environments supporting the diverse needs of students.
  • Utilize quantitative reasoning skills to analyze data to inform instruction and assessment that support evidence-based decisions in diverse settings.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the ethical and professional dimensions of teaching through culturally responsive practices.
  • Integrate personal and professional development to navigate the complexities within educational settings.
  • Interpret and apply critical thinking pedagogy through reflective practice.