Elementary Education: Online M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction

What you'll learn

Don't just earn your master's—become a Master Teacher. Our Online M.Ed. degree helps educators like you utilize the best practices and latest research related to the education of children in grades K-6. Our flexible program is designed so you can pursue your master's without having to leave work or commute long distances. If you already hold a Mississippi teaching license, you will have the opportunity to earn a Pre-K license endorsement from the state.

What we're looking for

Application Deadlines

  1. April 1st (summer admission)
  2. May 1st (fall admission)
  3. November 1st (spring admission)


Yes. Contact our Graduate Studies Office for in-depth information. Teachers and administrators in districts which host UM student teachers may also qualify for bank hours to pay tuition.

The program can be completed in 1-2 years. Our Online M.Ed. requires 10 classes (30 credits) and grad students typically take 2 classes each semester.

Our graduates can serve in many roles such as: school administrators, professional development coordinators, curriculum coordinators, consultants and more.

Our Online M.Ed. program is designed to fit your life. We believe you should study online and on your time.

Applicants must fill out an application through UM's Graduate School.

Ask Program Coordinator Dr. Joe Sumrall questions right now: