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Master of Education - M.Ed.

MED at King UniversityProgram Highlights

  • Small class sizes
  • Personal attention
  • Totally online format or a hybrid format
  • Curriculum & Instruction Track

A Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree from King University will provide you with the skills and expertise to connect research and knowledge gained in coursework to actual classroom settings. You will be prepared to synthesize research and theory, as well as practice and apply those skills to your teaching method. You will be trained to interpret professional literature and to apply best practices in multiple and complex situations.

New for Spring of 2018 is the English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement. In two semesters, earn an additional endorsement online to your teaching license. Endorsment is Tennessee approved and meets the Virginia Standards. For more information about the ESL Endorsement click here.

M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction assists students in developing specialized knowledge, skills, and dispositions which characterize excellent teachers. Students seeking initial licensure in Elementary Education (K-5) and in Secondary Education (6-12), Music K-12 (Vocal and Instrumental), as well as Physical Education K-12. Student Learning Outcomes are aligned with the Tennessee Teacher Licensure Standards: Professional Education and In TASC Standards: Interstate Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium. Students complete 37 semester hours of course work over 16 months; a full semester of student teaching follows. Three starts are available each year - spring, summer, and fall. Contact your Enrollment Counselor for details. Candidates must hold an undergraduate degree in the subject area, or have passed the praxis content exam(s) in the licensure area, or complete the appropriate courses for licensure.

M.Ed. Faculty

M.Ed. Coursework

To view all required courses for a M.Ed. in Curriculum Instruction click here.

For M.Ed. course descriptions click here. 

Laptop Requirement

The M.Ed. program requires a laptop with Microsoft Office 2010 or later, and wireless and webcam capability.


For information about accreditation click here. 


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