Our Master of Education program offers a variety of options for those seeking teacher certification and for practicing educators. Our teacher certification programs prepare students for either Elementary Education with Special Education or English Language Learners or Secondary Education in either Science or Mathematics.
The UW TACOMA EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION program prepares experienced educators for P-12 school and district-level leadership positions. Collaboratively designed and taught by a cadre of UW Tacoma professors and local practitioners, the program provides aspiring leaders with a rigorous, standards-based curriculum and a highly supportive field experience.
The graduate degree program is designed to build upon the skills, knowledge and commitment of practicing educators and other professionals working in educational settings. This graduate degree program offers five areas of emphasis that you can select to best fit your professional learning and development needs. With this high-quality graduate degree from UW, you will be prepared to meet the needs of 21st century learners. Our UW Tacoma professors are skilled instructors who are actively engaged in schools and produce quality research. As our students complete this graduate program, they typically earn higher salaries and promotions, realize exciting new career opportunities, and advance the lives of their students in truly meaningful ways.