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Master of Education (M.Ed.)

2-Years, Fully Online

Courses are available to all educators and may be taken as part of the larger M.Ed. program, to satisfy Act 48 requirements, or simply for intellectual and professional enrichment.

Moravian University's master of education degree in curriculum and instruction has been designed to fit the specific needs of practicing educators. Each course in the program is immediately applicable to the classroom, with an underlying philosophy of reflective teaching and a focus on action research. This 30-credit, 2-year program requires no admission exams or entrance essays, only a sincere interest in improving teaching practice.


Moravian University’s Master of Education program is an online synchronous, 10-course, applied program that can be completed in just two years. The classes are small so that learners can receive personalized instruction and support from experienced instructors. 

Year One

Four electives of choice, tailored to your professional development needs and goals

Year Two

6-Course Teacher Action Research Sequence

Fall I EDUC 504 A Historical and Theoretical Foundations of Education 
Fall II EDUC 506 A Teacher as Researcher 
Winter EDUC 701 Writing a Review of Educational Research
Spring I EDUC 702  Reflective Practice Seminar 
Spring II EDUC 704 Action Research Thesis 
Spring EDUC 705 Action Research Thesis

The Moravian Advantage

  • Private institution education at state-rate tuition
  • Finish in two years
  • Direct tuition billing to your school may be available
  • Experienced instructors in small-class setting
  • Fully online

Professional certifications are available in a variety of areas including:

Bess Van Asselt

Learn More

For more information about the M.Ed. program please contact:

Dr. Bess Van Asselt
Director of Graduate Education