Master of Education and Arts Programs
Affordable Education on Your Terms
Wherever you want your career as an educator to take you, we have a program for you. With 18 master’s programs offered fully online, you can conveniently earn the advanced degree that will help you reach your goals. Plus, we offer flexible payment options, and our full master’s tuition is less than $8,000–that’s one-third the cost of comparable online programs at other schools.*
*Internal Research Completed on August 2021
Online and asynchronous coursework. Study wherever and whenever you want.
Most courses are 5 weeks long, with a weeklong break in between all 100 percent online.
High-quality, accessible faculty, plus extra academic support to help you succeed.
Next Term Starts October 2, 2023
Applications due by September 29, 2023
Our Master of Education Programs
M.Ed. in Advanced Studies
M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction
M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education
M.Ed. in Educational Business Administration
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership
M.Ed. in Educational Technology
M.Ed. in Elementary Education
M.Ed. in Higher Education
M.Ed. in Health and Wellness Education
M.Ed. in Instructional Design and Technology
M.Ed. in Intergrated Curriculum
M.Ed. in Literacy
M.Ed. in Special Education
M.Ed. in STEM Education
M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership
M.Ed. in Teaching English Learners
Master of Arts
M.A. in Elementary Teaching
M.A. in Secondary Teaching
A Degree You Can Count On
ACE is – and always has been – accredited by Higher Learning Commission,
an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Nationally for most Master’s of Education degrees conferred overall**
Third-Party Rankings, Recognitions, and Awards.
Empowered by our students.
Our students share our mission to serve, lead and achieve. Read in their own words why ACE was the right choice for them.
“I enjoyed my experience at ACE. Small class sizes, supportive professors and the ease of the online community made the experience a nice one. Classes were affordable and I liked the easy- going process of registration throughout my time. I’m happy that I chose American College of Education for M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership!”
M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership
A Note About Licensure
Graduates of programs which are approved to lead to licensure, endorsement, or certification may be subject to additional requirements for the receipt of initial licensure, endorsement, or certification in the state in which they intend to teach or administrate.
Students are strongly encouraged to check licensure requirements in the state in which they intend to teach or administrate to determine whether they are eligible for licensure, endorsement, or certification.
It is vitally important that students know and be continually aware of the requirements for licensure in their state. State licensing requirements and licensing agency information may be found here.
*This is an estimated value of the cost for tuition and fees. Amounts may vary depending on number of transfer credits applied to the selected program hours, the pace and satisfactory completion of the selected program credit hours, the receipt of, or eligibility for, institutional or non-institutional scholarship and/or grant amounts, and adjustments to tuition or fees as described in the Catalog Right to Modify Tuition section. Master’s cost statement does not apply to MAT and EBA programs.