Master of Education
Earning the Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree is an important step in advancing your career as a professional educator. AIU’s Master of Education degree program and its specializations are designed to help teachers, administrators and education professionals gain the practical and technical skills they need to reach students from the elementary and secondary classrooms to the boardroom.
AIU’s Master of Education degrees in elementary and secondary education are designed for certified teachers and education professionals who want to build upon their previous educational or classroom experience. They are among the few M.Ed. programs to integrate adaptive learning throughout the entire curriculum.1 AIU’s M.Ed. program does not provide teacher certification. To learn more about teacher certification in your state, please use the drop-down menu below to select a state. You will be routed to the appropriate state-specific teaching certification website.
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
American InterContinental University® is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To contact the Higher Learning Commission please visit www.hlcommission.org.
The Master of Education Program at American InterContinental University is awarded TEAC initial accreditation by the Inquiry Brief Commission of Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of two years, from October 2013 - October 2015. The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the Educator Preparation Provider (EPP) offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes. The new Master of Education specializations in Elementary Education and Secondary Education were designed to conform to CAEP/TEAC programmatic accreditation guidelines and have been submitted to CAEP/TEAC for review.
View the case summary for AIU on the TEAC.org website.
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1. Eduventures Inc. research, “Adaptive Learning Memo,” and American InterContinental University research, “Adaptive Learning Online M.Ed. Competitive Audit,” June 2015