There are many different courses within the education field that will prepare students to work in a variety of educational settings including military schools, private academies and higher education schools and adult learning centers. The Master of Science in professional studies in education is one such program. This forty-eight credit hour course will include core courses such as methodologies and curriculum design as well as communication courses, testing and assessment classes and courses on special areas of focus.
Students may complete additional courses in program of interests such as mathematics education, adult literacy, teaching computers and technology, online classes, as well as using multimedia in the classroom or in online courses. Classes in the program will be both practical and theoretical giving students the ability to understand the concepts behind effective teaching methods and strategies.