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Master of Education: Advanced Studies in Secondary Education and Teacher Leadership - National Board PreparationMaster of Education: Advanced Studies in Secondary Education and Teacher Leadership - National Board Preparation

Master of Education: Advanced Studies in Secondary Education & Teacher Leadership - National Board Preparation

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Now Accepting Applications for Spring 2015!

For more than 160 years, California University of PA has been dedicated to world-class, teacher education.  Our Department of Secondary Education and Administrative
Leadership offers a Master’s Degree to practicing teachers to foster career development.

Interested in earning a high-quality master's degree in secondary education all from the comforts of your home?

California University of Pennsylvania offers highly motivated adults with full-time teaching jobs in either middle or high school an opportunity to earn an advanced degree in secondary education online.

Our 100% online Masters degree in Advanced Studies in Secondary Education and Teacher Leadership is a completely online graduate program for middle and high school teachers. The courses and activities use data from teachers' own practices to reflect on their work and the work of their students to develop a deeper understanding of student learning.

Most states require their teachers receive additional credits to receive their permanent teaching certificate.  As a result, there are many colleges and universities that offer courses or graduate programs.  Why should you choose Cal U?

Cal U’s Master of Education: Advanced Studies in Secondary Education and Teacher Leadership includes:

  • Meaningful and Practical courses that will help you in the classroom-Including courses in advanced classroom management, instructional technology, and incorporating national and state standards into your curriculum. 
  • Cohort Class Structure – Collaborate and communicate with teachers nationwide as group (cohort) of students enters the program and completes courses together.
  • Informed and Practiced Faculty-Our faculty brings decades of experience and research to each course assuring that classes include best practices in the classroom.
  • Accredited Institution- California University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.  Additionally, the program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (formerly NCATE).

Learn more about the curriculum.

Cal U Ranked Tops in Pennsylvania for Teacher Education by The College Database!

Please Note: All students who will be seeking certification outside of Pennsylvania are responsible for securing and following the certification requirements in the state in which they intend to apply for certification.

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