Transform Your Career and Your School

Take on the educational challenges of today and tomorrow with an M.S. in Education from Nova Southeastern University. Whether your passion lies in teaching or building curricula, a graduate degree will prepare you for a successful career in education-related fields.

Specialize your degree with concentrations and learn through research-oriented activities and engaging instructional practices.

Complete your coursework around your busy schedule with the flexible learning experience that makes NSU unique. Take your classes online, in person, or a mix of both.

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I looked around and without a doubt NSU’s program was exactly what I was looking for. It was designed for professionals from other fields who had experience in education but who wanted to foster or strengthen their careers as Spanish educators. It was a perfect fit.

Patty Tovar Gomez | M.S. Spanish Language Education Alum | Teacher at Pine Crest School, Ft. Lauderdale

What Can You Do with a Master's Degree in Education?

With a graduate degree, your opportunities extend past the classroom. Receive the practical knowledge and leadership skills for a wide array of career opportunities, no matter what the specialization.

Go on to have a rewarding career as a(n):

  • Teacher
  • Administrator
  • Curriculum Writer
  • Nonprofit Leader
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Why Earn Your Master's Degree at NSU?

Choose Your Concentration

Become an expert and changemaker in your field with a specialized degree. Whether you’re interested in elementary education or developing curricula, all of these concentrations will provide you with the tools and knowledge to be a caring and skilled professional.

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Computer Science Education

Acquire the skills necessary to pursue a rewarding career teaching computer science and programming for K-12.

Courses are offered online.

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Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology

Fuel lesson plans and boost teaching outcomes beyond expectations. Become a valuable leader who shapes learning success in classrooms, schools, districts, and other educational settings.

Courses are offered online.

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Elementary Education

Be equipped to develop curricula and instruct students in the areas of language and literacy, mathematics, science, and the arts.

Courses are offered online.

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Exceptional Student Education

Gain the expertise needed to improve learning opportunities for children with special-learning needs.

Courses are offered online.

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Mathematics Education

Transform students into problem solvers by becoming an effective teacher in middle, secondary, and postsecondary mathematics.

Courses are offered online.

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Reading Education

Deepen your professional knowledge and skills to provide effective literacy instruction for all students. Choose from a degree-only program or a Florida State–approved option.

Courses are offered online.

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Science Education

This specialization provides you with knowledge of multiple scientific areas and skills to instruct students in science through a variety of learning techniques.

Courses are offered online.

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Spanish Language Education

Expand your understanding of Spanish language and culture while developing techniques to foster language acquisition for your students.

Courses are offered online.

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TESOL

Get equipped with the tools for teaching English to student speakers of other languages.

Offered online or in person as a hybrid program.

Related Degrees

Looking for a degree that will allow you to make a positive impact on education? A master’s degree in organizational leadership or educational leadership may be the path for you.

Gain the NSU Edge

Get an edge in your career with an academic community that is here to support you and guide you as continue your education journey and further your career.

As a student at NSU, you’ll have a competitive advantage among your peers with a flexible, individualized learning experience, funding for your tuition, community connections to career opportunities, and access to a globally established alumni network.

Learn More About the NSU Edge

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