Our online Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Studies is a flexible program designed for teachers and other professionals working in educational settings who wish to increase their earning potential, improve their educational practice and positively impact public and private schools at all levels.
UNH Online MEd Program Top Ranked in NH and Among the Best in New England in 2023 U.S. News Ranking of Best Online Master’s in Education Programs.
Why get a Master of Education degree in educational studies?
The M.Ed. in educational studies is designed for educators who wish to expand their knowledge, improve their educational practice and positively impact public and private schools. It also provides a foundation for education in a variety of settings, including business, educational and research centers, and national and state agencies. You’ll analyze current teaching, learning and mentoring methods; examine issues such as school reform; and undertake an in-depth research project. Whether you’re interested in educational practice, STEM learning, policy and management, or legal issues, you’ll expand your career options and bring positive change to the education system.
Why choose UNH for your education degree?
The educational studies program is intentionally flexible, allowing you to further your education while maintaining your job and juggling the demands of family and everyday life. Small class sizes make it easy to get to know your professors and fellow students, and you’ll have the opportunity to study exclusively online or take elective courses on campus. Online courses are offered asynchronously, meaning you may complete readings and assignments on your own time. You’ll be connected with a full-time faculty advisor who will help you develop a manageable academic schedule. Start your program in January, May or August!
Potential career areas
- Academic counseling
- Admissions counseling
- Business training management
- Charter school directorship
- Education consultation
- Education lobbying
- Education policy development
- Instructional coordination