Tuition Scholarship Opportunities
Thanks to American University’s School of Education’s efforts to partner with key teaching organizations such as Teach for America, The New Teacher Project, and others, current members and alumni of these organizations may be able to apply for tuition scholarships to help them successfully pursue their educational and professional goals.
Experts in the latest educational resources and tools, our faculty members are committed to helping our students become the best teachers they can possibly be. Our faculty members are veteran teachers—all boast an ample amount of experience working within our nation’s education system, and they fully understand how to prepare students effectively for demanding teaching careers. Many of our faculty members are pursuing cutting-edge research, and all strive to ensure that each student has the guidance and support needed to succeed.
Vibrant, Supportive Community
American University’s School of Education strives to foster a sense of community among students. Students will have opportunities to develop meaningful, professional relationships with faculty and other students both inside and outside of the classroom. From group discussions with fellow students to one-on-one meetings with mentors, students with the online MA education programs will have the chance to become a part of the American University community, cultivating enriching connections with established and aspiring educators.
Inspiring Coursework and Pedagogy
Our online MA education programs focus extensively on refining the art of teaching. All of our faculty members are experienced educators, and because our faculty pursues their own research projects, students will have the opportunity to delve into the latest pedagogical methods and practices.
Gain Hands-On Experience
Each of our online MA education programs includes a hands-on component through student teaching or an internship. We strive to find top-quality educators to partner with our students in their home states. From student teaching opportunities to potential internships, the School of Education believes in the importance of providing opportunities for students to attain practical working experience, effectively preparing them for their future teaching careers.