Julian Melgosa, Dean; Austin Archer, Robert Egbert, Linda Ivy, Debbie Muthersbaugh, Tamara Randolph, Lee Stough (Director of Counseling Psychology program), Debbie Smart (Certification Officer)
The School of Education and Psychology offers four master’s degree programs -- the Master of Arts (M.A.) in Counseling Psychology, the Master of Arts (M.A.) in Education, the Master of Education (M.Ed.), and the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.).
The Master of Arts degree is a program which provides a significant opportunity to develop research and writing skills. This option is especially suited for those wishing to contribute to knowledge through in-depth research and/or those aspiring to a doctoral degree. The Master of Education degree is designed for educators whose goal is to provide leadership in teaching or administrative roles at the K-12 level. Master of Education students will be required to complete a professional project. The Master of Arts in Teaching program is intended for practicing teachers who wish to improve or expand the area of their professional performance.