Master's of 艺术 in Education

研究生课程 in education

Dr. Amy Mullins, director of graduate programs in education, answers common questions about ysb体育官网app下载's Master of 艺术 in Education.

Become a more knowledgeable educator,
enhance the learning in your classroom

Courses offered through the Bluffton graduate programs in education can be used to: 

  • Strengthen classroom teaching
  • Be used for license renewal
  • Expand your teaching options with a 
    • 阅读背书
    • Intervention specialist licensure
  • Lead to graduate degree in education

Bluffton’s MAEd program is online, self-paced and focused on your goals! 选择 three concentrations—reading endorsement, intervention specialist licensure or leadership.

The reading and intervention specialist concentrations can be taken as stand-alone programs leading to Ohio Department of Education teaching credentials. 

Intervention specialist licensure

Prepare to teach students with mild to moderate education needs with an intervention specialist K-12 mild/moderate education needs license. 
More about stand-alone programs/concentrations >

Master of 艺术 in Education

Complete six core courses and a concentration in intervention specialist, reading or leadership to earn a cost-effective, convenient and challenging graduate degree in education. 
Course requirements >



Add the reading endorsement to your teaching license by taking as few as four classes 在一个夏天. Experiential learning hours may be completed in your own classroom/school.

Two classes offered in each session:
 June 3-28 and  July 1-26, 2024

  • Courses based on the Science of Reading pedagogy.
  • Fulfills the Third grade Reading Guarantee requirement
  • Qualifies educators as Title 1 teachers
  • 完全在线
  • 12学时
  • OAE required for reading endorsement
  • Additional phonics class required if not taken with undergraduate studies.
  • 先决条件: Undergraduate reading courses based on license.

One of the most needed specializations in Northwest Ohio, providing the skills to identify literacy needs and adapt lessons to meet those needs.

Continue your studies and earn your master’s degree with six additional core courses.

This concentration can be completed as part of the MAEd degree or by itself to earn an intervention specialist K-12 mild/moderate education needs license.

  • Prepare educators to teach students with mild to moderate education needs
  • Combination of online and video-conference classes.
  • Non-sequential courses – you may start at any point
  • 先决条件: introductory course in intervention specialist
  • Finish in 23 semester hours

Graduates must pass the appropriate state required exam and apply to the state for the intervention specialist license.

Bluffton’s leadership concentration addresses the nature of supervisory relationships, the leader’s level of self-understanding and emotional intelligence, and the role of the leader as an agent of change.

  • Prepares teachers to become a building leader in instructional design and curriculum 发展.
  • Combination of online and video-conference classes.
  • 12学时

For more information about Bluffton's Graduate Programs in Education, contact

Director of public relations and enrollment operations
Call or text 419-860-3749

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