MA in Education
Earn a Master of Arts in Education Degree
The Master of Arts in Education (MAE) program is designed for certified teachers who wish to earn a master’s degree while continuing their career in teaching. Most candidates complete their master’s degree in part-time evening courses in two to two and a half years. Evening and summer courses are offered in three locations: Chicago, Crystal Lake and Arlington Heights. Evening classes generally start around 6:00 pm and meet once a week. New terms begin each year in the fall.
Learning Through the Cohort Model
MAE candidates have the advantage of working together through a Cohort Model.
International students have additional requirements for admission.
Candidates are qualified based on their completion of specific admission requirements.
The MAE program is focused on enhancing the skills and knowledge of professional educators. An advanced career in education starts with this simple admissions process.