Advance your teaching career with a graduate degree in education from GMercyU

Online Graduate Degree Programs in Education

A Flexible Way to Earn a Graduate Degree in Education

With state-of-the-art technology and experienced educators as your guide, our online master’s degree programs in education will help you develop the advanced teaching and educational leadership skills you need to make a real and lasting difference in the lives of students. Our Master of Science in Education programs also offer a path to teacher certification for students with a bachelor's degree who want to become a teacher. 

All of our graduate degree programs in education are offered through the School of Graduate and Professional Studies in an accelerated online format that allows you to earn your advanced education degree without interrupting your career.  You will learn with and be supported by qualified faculty and other educators from around the country.

The Teachscape ® Advantage

Gwynedd Mercy’s partnership with Teachscape® gives you access to a suite of technological tools that can help you improve your teaching performance. The Teachscape® Reflect Observation and Evaluation Management System gives you access to minute-by-minute, frame-by-frame video of lessons you teach so you can work with your instructor, another student peer, and on your own to analyze and improve your instructional techniques.

With the Teachscape® Learn Professional Learning System, you have access to a PreK-12 resource library and online peer-to-peer learning community. Here you will find lesson plans, research-based instructional resources, and course libraries for all grade levels. Gwynedd Mercy’s Teachscape® partnership aims to help you develop habits of reflective practice and lifelong learning skills that will serve you throughout your entire career as an educator.

Online and Accelerated Graduate Degree Programs in Education

Doctorate Programs in Education

Accelerated Executive Doctorate in Educational Leadership (EdD)

Accelerated Executive Doctorate in Educational Leadership - ABD Completion Program 

 

Certification Programs

Online Special Education Certification (for teachers with or without a master’s degree)

Online Special Education Supervisor Certification (for experienced special education professionals with a master’s or doctorate degree)

Online Principal Certification K-12 (for teachers with a master’s degree)

Online Curriculum and Instruction Supervisory Certification (for teachers with a master’s degree)

Online School Counseling Certification PreK-12 (for teachers or counseling professionals with a master’s degree)

Online Superintendent Certification (Letter of Eligibility for experienced educational administrators with a master’s or doctorate degree)

 

Accelerated Online Master’s Degrees in Education (MSEd)

We currently offer the following online and accelerated master’s degrees in education and concentration areas for current and aspiring teachers in Pennsylvania:

Master of Science in Education – New Teacher Certification Program

This unique online accelerated program offers you a flexible, supportive learning environment where you can earn a master’s degree in education and prepare for your Pennsylvania Instructional I Certification at the same time. You can prepare for the following certification levels:

  • PreK-4 Certification
  • Grades 4-8 Certification with Math/ Science concentration
  • Grades 4-8 Certification with Mathematics concentration
  • Grades 4-8 Certification with Science concentration
  • Secondary Biology Certification 7-12
  • Secondary Mathematics Certification 7-12
  • Secondary English Certification 7-12
  • Secondary Social Studies Certification 7-12

Online Master of Science in Education – Master Teacher Program

Master of Science in Special Education

Online Master’s Degree in Special Education  PreK-8

Master of Science in Educational Administration

Online Master’s in Educational Administration K-12 Principal Certification

Online Master’s in Educational Administration – Curriculum and Instruction 

Master of Science in School Counseling

Online Master’s Degree in School Counseling

Advance Your Career and Make a Difference

GMercyU’s graduate programs in education will help you advance your career  and make a lasting difference in the lives of students. Call 877-531-7941 or send e-mail to graduate@gmercyu.edu to contact an admissions counselor. You also can begin your application online now!