This program is designed to help students develop the skills necessary to become a mentor, curriculum leader or college instructor in teacher preparation programs. The Master of Arts in Education with an emphasis in Teaching and Learning will provide students with a global perspective on the purposes of education and apply learning theories to educational settings and to curriculum design. Graduates will be able to effectively evaluate, use and generate research to move the field of education forward.
Special education teachers are an exceptional group of educators that serve as advocates for social justice and seek to uphold the dignity of all people including those with disabilities. The Master of Arts in Special Education with an emphasis in Autism explores etiologies and characteristics of autism disorders, the neurobiological and cognitive issues people with them experience, and assessment strategies for success.
The fuel of a successful organization is its people. Whether public or private, commercial or nonprofit, civilian or military, all entities rely on human power to fulfill their missions and objectives. The ability to attract, retain and develop collaboration among an employee base is one of the most valued skills across all organizations. The study of human resources at the graduate level extends and deepens your interdisciplinary foundation as a professional and allows you to excel as a leader in the field.