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Online Master's and Doctoral Degrees in Education

Online Master's and Doctoral Degrees in Education

Earn a Degree in Education and Achieve Your Career Goals

Southern Wesleyan University offers several career-focused education degrees that empower you to succeed.

Pick Your Degree:

Master of Education in Administration and Supervision

If you want to increase your salary, expand your employability and advance your career into school or district administration, a Master of Education in Administration & Supervision degree can help make that happen. This program leads to advanced certification and, for those who have already earned a masters degree, will qualify you for SC's Masters Plus 30 status.

100% online degree program
11 courses (36 credit hours)
20-24 months to complete
Leads to advanced certification
Granted national recognition without conditions by CAEP

Learn more about the MEDAS


Master of Education in Classroom Leadership

SWU's online Master of Education degree program is designed for educators who already hold a bachelor’s degree in education, state certification, and wish to advance professionally. If you want to earn your Teacher Leader Endorsement and increase your opportunities as a teacher, a Master of Education in Classroom Leadership degree can help make that happen.

100% online degree program
12 courses (36 credit hours)
18-24 months to complete
Earn your Teacher Leader Endorsement
Earn another endorsement through elective coursework

Learn more about the MEDCL


Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Assessment

The online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Curriculum and Assessment is designed for professionals aspiring to be assessment and institutional effectiveness experts who can affect the institution's success and achievement through purpose, scholarship, and community. This Ed.D. prepares professionals for high-stakes careers in nonprofit professions, technical colleges, four-year universities, public and private K-12 institutions, and institutional accountability.

Mostly online degree program (three one-week summer residencies)
15 courses (54 credit hours)
36 months to complete coursework

Learn to think critically about ways to drive innovation and change at the systemic level. Assessment training is desperately needed in today’s outcomes-based climate, creating job market demand for these skills.

Learn more about the Ed.D.

Your Future Awaits

If you want to expand your employability and advance your career, a graduate education degree can help make that happen.

100% online degree program
Self-paced course work
A dedicated, personal advisor
Ability to apply real-world knowledge
Communicate with classmates in forums

SWU's top-performing education degree programs are regionally accredited, taught by real-world experts, and offers the flexibility to earn as you learn. Apply online in just 15 minutes!


See what gives SWU a remarkable 90% overall student satisfaction rate.

"This degree was just what I was looking for. Everything is online and the content I am learning is useful and allows growth for the future."

Staci Ulichnie, M.Ed. in Classroom Leadership

Apply now!

Our simple, 15-minute application process is the first step toward earning your online degree. Join our Christ-centered community today!

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