The U.S. education system needs improvement, and it’s up to passionate educators to make it happen.
Augusta University Online’s Master of Education program allows teachers outside Georgia to take the next step in their careers by giving them the applicable tools to empower every learner. You’ll take a deep dive into topics that can be immediately applied in your work, from classroom management and pedagogical theory to assessment analysis and curriculum creation.
When you’ve finished the program, you’ll come away with the critical skills and understanding needed to foster inclusive and student-focused learning environments.
Augusta University Online’s Master of Education in Instruction can help prepare you to meet the needs of modern classrooms — from creating a more inclusive learning space to adapting to new social and educational technologies — allowing you to better connect with your students and help them learn. Aligned with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, this MEd focuses on:
Earning your MEd in Instruction online will give you tangible new skills that you can apply in the classroom immediately while equipping you to potentially qualify for a higher salary. By earning a graduate education degree, you give yourself the opportunity to exponentially increase your salary year over year*:
Year Five Salary with Master’s: $54,840
Year Five Salary Without Master’s: $47,680
Year Five Salary with Master’s: $45,960
Year Five Salary Without Master’s: $40,800
Year Five Salary with Master’s: $49,080
Year Five Salary Without Master’s: $43,760
*Be sure to check with your district about which types of master’s degrees meet the qualifications for a salary upgrade.
Earning a graduate degree is about more than career advancement — it’s about developing the skills to live a better, more financially stable life. Thanks to our affordably priced and career-focused graduate degrees, we rank in the top 5 percent for increased economic mobility for low- and moderate-income students, according to the Economic Mobility Index, a tool created by the Third Way think tank.
Our caring faculty take the time to understand your personal and professional goals, helping you create a road map to making an impact.
Our flexible, learner-first online environment allows you to earn your degree while managing your busy schedule.
Coursework is focused on applying theoretical frameworks to real classroom settings, allowing you opportunities to translate what you’ve learned into practice.
The MEd in Instruction meets the post-baccalaureate requirements for a teaching salary upgrade in many states outside of Georgia.
To gain admission to the online MEd program, you must meet the following criteria:
Augusta University Online brings the tight-knit community experience found on campus to students across the country. Small class sizes, engaged professors, strong relationships with a multitude of professional organizations and valuable input from subject matter experts across industries allow our graduate degrees to provide students with individualized attention and practical, real-world skills. One of the country’s top universities for improving economic outcomes for low- and moderate-income graduates, Augusta University Online gives students a truly transformative degree experience that allows them to make a profound impact on their lives and the lives of their students.
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