Cultivate teaching expertise and passion for students’ growth with an online Master of Education degree from the University of Mount Union. Our robust curriculum emphasizes relevant pedagogies, skills for school, district and higher education-level leadership roles, and specialized topics in education. The online M.Ed. is ideal for working teachers, professionals, and coaches managing other responsibilities: the seven-week course structure allows you to focus on one subject at a time and offers flexibility to fit your career commitments.
Online M.Ed. Concentrations
Your career goals guide your learning in Mount Union’s online education master’s program. Tailor your degree to prepare for professional success in one of four concentrations: athletic coaching, instructional design and technology, educational leadership, or Ohio principal licensure.
Online Master of Education in Athletic Coaching
Mount Union produces competitive coaches who are impactful leaders, strong motivators, and encouraging communicators at all levels of athletics. Learn more about the Athletic Coaching concentration.
Online Master of Education in Instructional Design and Technology
Develop leading-edge approaches to course design, pedagogy, and assessment that contribute to lasting impacts in P–12 education. Learn more about the Instructional Design and Technology concentration.
Online Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Expand your capacity for leading schools and excelling in high-level administrative roles with courses in managerial skills, ethical leadership, and education technology. Learn more about the Educational Leadership concentration.
Online Master of Education in Ohio Principal Licensure
Gain the skills and expertise necessary for an administrative career in Ohio education by preparing for the Ohio Assessment for Educators Licensure Exam. Learn more about the Ohio Principal Licensure concentration.
The Benefits of Pursuing Your M.Ed. Online
Completing an online M.Ed. provides significant flexibility for you to maintain your current commitments—whether you’re working, teaching, coaching, caregiving, parenting, or balancing multiple roles—while furthering your career potential. Mount Union’s online M.Ed. is comparable to and competitive with in-person programs: you will gain hands-on experience through a project-based internship or capstone in your home school, establish comprehensive core competencies and specialized skills, and access resources and networks dedicated to helping you pursue your career goals.
In consecutive seven-week-long courses (two per term), you can individually focus on each topic. No matter where you live, you can enroll in our accredited two-year online M.Ed. program in the summer, fall, or spring semesters.
Accelerate Your Education Career
Amid rapidly changing needs and expectations in the education field, Mount Union prepares innovative thinkers and compelling leaders who guide the future of education. Our graduates go on to excel in expert roles like:
- Head of School
- District Administrator
- Program Coordinator
- Athletic Director
- Sports Coach
- Online Course Designer
- Leader in Non-Profit Sector